IWM catalogue record
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Aerial photograph of Cheddington airfield looking north, the control tower, airfield code and technical site with two T2 hangars bottom left, Cheddington village is top right, 21 June 1949. Photograph taken by No. 541 Squadron, sortie number RAF/541/272. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
Military site : airfield
The main runway at Cheddington fell short of the required 2,000 yards for a class A airfield and it was originally used as a satellite for groups at Bovingdon nearby. Between October 1942 and the end of war in Europe it was used as a Combat Crew...