CG-4A Waco gliders of the 313th Troop Carrier Group at Folkingham. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'D. Benfield Photo. CG-4A. Folkingham. 313TCG.'
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CG-4A Waco gliders of the 313th Troop Combat Group at Folkingham. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'D. Benfield Photo. CG-4A. Folkingham. 313TCG.'
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...
|29 May 2015 14:08:36||rossingtonj||Changes to caption and unit associations|
Corrected unit name from Combat Group to Carrier Group and associated with 3131th
|08 September 2014 15:42:07||AAM||AAM ingest|
IWM, Roger Freeman Collection