In December 1944, the 3rd Bomb Division was redesginated the 3rd Air Division.
Video record of the memorials to the 96th Bombardment Group (H) at Snetterton Heath airfield (Station 138). Includes two memorials: at the airfield itself and the stained glass window at Quiddenham church, using recent video and stills.
Military site : airfield
Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...
|19 February 2018 17:53:42||Rob in Norwich||Changes to collection|
Edited collection name to bring it into line with my other contributions
|16 January 2017 12:10:43||Rob in Norwich||Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations|
Video produced by Rob Edwards in January 2017 using video (August 2016) and stills (January 2017) of the airfield memorial, stills of the Quiddenham church stained glass window (July 2014), and copyright-free stills from the web.