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  1. Shaftesbury


    Military site : non-airfield
    One of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which catered for approximately 25 airmen at a time to come for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Run by the American Red Cross, each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest...

  2. Sharnbrook


    Military site : non-airfield
    Advance Ammunition Parks used by the RAF were often enlarged to include USAAF munitions. These dumps which might exploit natural cave systems or dense woodland, also included concrete structures as a means of protection. Some were also used to store...

  3. Shelf Moor

    Shelf Moor

    Crash site

  4. Shepherd's Grove

    Shepherd's Grove

    Military site : airfield
    Hepworth was satellite station of Advanced Air Depot Honington. Work to complete this proposed bomber base was slow and still incomplete in April 1944 when it was renamed Shepherd's Grove, remaining unoccupied by 8th Air Force for the duration....

  5. Shepton Mallet

    Shepton Mallet

    Military site : non-airfield

  6. Shining Tor

    Shining Tor

    Crash site

  7. Shipdham


    Military site : airfield
    Shipdham was built in 1941-1942, the first US heavy bomber airfield in the English county of Norfolk. It was a standard design, with T2-type hangars and a domestic site dispersed to the south east. Improvements were carried out to increase the number...

  8. Shipdham Airfield Museum

    Shipdham Airfield Museum

    Other location

  9. Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial

  10. Siddown Hill

    Siddown Hill

    Crash site

  11. Siegerswoude, Bakkeveen

  12. Sioux Falls Field

    Sioux Falls Field

    Military site : non-airfield

  13. Skorve, Seljord, Norway

  14. Slapton Sands

    Slapton Sands

    Military site : non-airfield
    Exact camp locations unknown - South Hams....

  15. Smethwick


    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to signals units. Exact location unknown.

  16. Smith’s Lawn

    Smith’s Lawn

    Military site : airfield

  17. Snailwell


    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a grass airfield satellite to RAF Duxford, Snailwell opened in March 1941 under the control of Army Co-operation Command. It had three grass runways, 12 hardstandings, two single pens, and one Bellman plus ten blister hangars. First American...

  18. Snetterton


    Military site : non-airfield

  19. Snetterton Heath

    Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

  20. Snettisham


    Military site : non-airfield
    Sometime after late summer in 1943 an RAF Gunnery Range was taken over to provide gunnery training for B-17 crews close to where they would be deployed at East Anglian airfields....

  21. Sole Common

    Sole Common

    Military site : non-airfield
    Sole Common was home to Airborne Engineer Aviation Battalions. Exact location unknown.

  22. Solenzara Airfield

    Solenzara Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  23. Soliman


    Military site : airfield

  24. Somerville Veterans Memorial Cemetery

  25. Souk-el-Arba


    Military site : airfield

  26. South Elmham Q Memorial

    South Elmham Q Memorial

    Other location

  27. South Florida National Cemetery

  28. Southampton


    Military site : non-airfield

  29. Southend-on-Sea


    Military site : non-airfield

  30. Southport


    Military site : non-airfield
    Run by the American Red Cross, Southport was one of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which housed airmen for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest period during their 25-30...

  31. Spanhoe


    Military site : airfield
    Originally known as Wakerley, Spanhoe was built in 1943 to a standard design: a 6,000 foot runway with two shorter runways, hardstandings and two T2 hangars. Accommodation and support facilities were located in the woods and farmland surrounding the...

  32. Speke


    Military site : airfield
    Speke served as a reception centre for the assembly of Lockheed aircraft types from USA 1938-44, and as despatch centre for the return from UK of Eighth Air Force and Ninth Air Force fighters in 1945. The current runway for the Liverpool John Lennon...

  33. Spetchley Park

    Spetchley Park

    Military site : non-airfield

  34. Spinazzola


    Military site : airfield

  35. Spynke Road, Norwich

  36. St Albans

    St Albans

    Military site : non-airfield

  37. St Andrew, Hingham, Norfolk

  38. St Andrew, Kirby Bedon, Norfolk

  39. St Andrew, Quidenham

    St Andrew, Quidenham

    Other location

  40. St Andrews, North Pickenham

  41. St Audries Camp

    St Audries Camp

    Military site : non-airfield

  42. St Austell

    St Austell

    Military site : non-airfield

  43. St Barnabas, Norwich

    St Barnabas, Norwich

    Other location

  44. St Edmund King and Martyr Church, Costessey, Norfolk

  45. St Edmund, Kessingland

  46. St Ethelbert, East Wrethem

  47. St Eval

    St Eval

    Military site : airfield
    USAAF and US Navy lodger units operated from the base from 1942.

  48. St Gregory, Sudbury

    St Gregory, Sudbury

    Other location

  49. St Hadelin / Soumagne

  50. St James, Nayland

    St James, Nayland

    Other location