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IWM catalogue record

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

Aerial photograph of Langar airfield looking south west, the control tower and technical site are at the top, the bomb dump is at the bottom, 17 April 1945. Photograph taken by No. 309 Fighter Training Unit, sortie number RAF/106G/LA/226. English Heritage (RAF Photography).

Locations

  • Langar

    Military site : airfield
    Langar was built in the latter half of 1942 in the parish of Harby, which is the name locals used to refer to the base. It was built to a standard Class A specification, with 6,000 foot and 4,200 foot runways, hardstandings for aircraft (originally 36,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 October 2014 11:21:31 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, English Heritage Collection

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