IWM catalogue record
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Aerial photograph of Middle Wallop airfield looking north, the control tower is in front of the technical site with five C-Type hangars upper right, 29 October 1946. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1811. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
Military site : airfield
Planned as an RAF bomber station with a grass airfield, concrete perimeter track and hardstandings, Middle Wallop opened as a training base in April 1940, before construction was complete. Used as an RAF day-fighter and night-fighter base during 1940...