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CG-4A Waco gliders of the 313th Troop Carrier Group at Folkingham. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'D. Benfield Photo. CG-4A. Folkingham. 313TCG.'

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

CG-4A Waco gliders of the 313th Troop Combat Group at Folkingham. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'D. Benfield Photo. CG-4A. Folkingham. 313TCG.'

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  • Folkingham

    Military site : airfield
    Folkingham was built as a decoy airfield - kniown as a 'KQ' site in 1940-1941. Built up as a bomber Station for the RAF in 1943, it was handed to the Ninth Air Force in 1944, where it was used by the 313th Troop Carrier Group. It was also used as a...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 May 2015 14:08:36 rossingtonj Changes to caption and unit associations
Sources

Corrected unit name from Combat Group to Carrier Group and associated with 3131th

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:42:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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