IWM catalogue record
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Aerial photograph of Grove airfield looking south, the technical site with T2 hangars is right, 6 September 1946. Photograph taken by No. 504 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1721. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
Military site : airfield
Grove was originally intended to be a base for an RAF Operational Training Unit. Construction began in late 1941 and the airfield was usable by October 1942. The airfield was built to a standard design for bomber bases, with a main 6,000 feet runway,...