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Eighth Air Force base contacts in England

Eighth Air Force

BG/FG Airfield contacts in England

 

FIRST AIR DIVISION

 

1st Air Division HQ

Brampton Grange

Jeff Hawley

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91st BG

Bassingbourn Tower

Chris and Amy Murphy

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Tel: +44 1763 243 500

website: www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk

 


92nd Bomb Group

Podington

Gerry Darnell-airfield point of contact

 

HISTORIAN / ARCHIVIST

92nd Bomb Group

Gregory Alexander

2164 Mease Drive

Branson West, MO 65737

417.272.1426

 

HISTORIAN / 92nd Bomb Group (UK)

Robert Hutchings

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303rd Bomb Group

Molesworth

Robin Beeby

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Gary L. Moncur

303rd Bomb Group Historian

"The Molesworth Pilot" Editor

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4483 Palmer Drive

West Valley City, UT 84120

www.303rdBG.com

 

Molesworth access

historian Mr. Peter Park at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


305th Bomb Group

Chelveston

Ian White

305th BGMA UK Contact

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24 Pipit Rise

Bedford, Bedfordshire

MK41 7JS. England

 

Ian D. White

Vice President

305th BGMA UK-EU Contact

Group Historian

Hon Life Associate Member

 


306th Bomb Group

Thurleigh

Ralph Franklin

National School Cottage, Mill Hill

Keysoe, Beds MK44 2HP

Telephone 011-44-1234-708715

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Website: www.306bg.co.uk

 

Clifford Deets

Historian

306th Bomb Group Historical Association

 

P.O. Box 742
Bremerton, WA 98337

360-373-8100 - Home
 

 


379th Bomb Group

Kimbolton

Chris Chandler

https://www.facebook.com/chris.chandler.982

 


381st Bomb Group

Ridgewell

 

Chris Tennet Historian for the Ridgewell Airfield Commemorative Museum and am always happy to be contact for Ridgewell Airfield/381st Bomb Group

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landline 011+44 1787 375139

Email would be my preferred method of contact,

 

David Osborne Group Historian This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


384th Bomb Group

Grafton Underwood

Matt Smith

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10a Main Street

Clopton

Northamptonshire

NN14 3DZ

England

 


398th Bomb Group

Nuthampsted

Marilyn Gibb Rice and Geoff Rice (398th BGMA President) and her husband are domiciled here in the UK and they take care of all the 398th visitors -

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401st Bomb Group

Deenthorpe

Paul Bellamy

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457th Bomb Group

Glatton

Jerry Wright

Glatton Airfield Contact

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Tim Newell-Historian

Phone:

From States: 011 44 1487 830450

From UK: 01487 830450

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482nd Bomb Group (P)

Alconbury

Paul Bellamy

Email:

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Ray Corby was/is the UK 482BG contact,

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SECOND AIR DIVISION

 

 

44th Bomb Group

Shipdham

UK Representative:

Steve Adams

28 Bassingham Road

Norwich, England NR3 2 QT

Phone: 011-44-1603-400221

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93rd Bomb Group

Hardwick Airfield

Contact

Colon Mann

Lunesdale ,swanton road Dereham Norfolk NR20 4PS

Tel 01362 691819

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Historian:

Don Morrison

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1375 west comet rd

Clinton oh 44216

 


389th Bomb Group Memorial Exhibition Hethel.

www.hethel389wordpress.com

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Text Anne

07860580377

 


392nd Bomb Group

Wendling

 Contact:  John Gilbert

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492nd Bomb Group, 801st BS

Harrington Airfield

The Carpetbaggers

Roy Tebbutt This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Fred West. Tel 01536 711556

 

THIRD AIR DIVISION

 

34th Bomb Group

Mendlesham Airfield Association

E-mail

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Post

Valor to Victory Museum

Ashlea, Norwich Road

Brockford Street

Stowmarket

Suffolk

IP14 5PE

United Kingdom

 


94th BG Rougham Tower Museum and Base: Rougham

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Tele: 011+44+9737139

Website: http://www.rougham.org/

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95th Bomb Group

Horham Airfield Red Feather Club

James Mutton

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Tele: 011 +44+1728860930

 

Alan Roper

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Tele:011+44+1379 676623

 

95th BG Hospital Museum:

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Website: http://www.hexpek.co.uk/95thbghm/index.htm

 


96th Bomb Group

Snetterton Heath Museum

Geoff Ward-Group Historian & Base contact

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100th Bomb Group

Thorpe Abbotts Tower Museum

Ron & Carol Batley

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Tele: 011 44 1379 740708

 

Sian & Tony Francis

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385th Bomb Group

Great Ashfield

Ian McLachlan

385th BG Historian

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388th BG Museum and Airfield

Knettishall

Contact: Dave Sarson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

388th Bomb Group Collection

Contact: Hillside Farm, Market Weston, Diss, IP22 2NX,

tele: 011+ 44+1359 221147

 


390th Bomb Group

Parham Airfield

Tim Brett

 

The 390th Bomb Group Memorial Air Museum

Parham Airfield Museum

Parham

Framlingham

Suffolk

England

IP13 9AF

Telephone: 011+44+1728 621373 (please email in closed season)

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447th Bomb Group

Rattlesden

Roger Watts 011-44-144-973-6687

Ernest Osborne 011-44-128-476-2899

 


452nd Bomb Group

Deopham Green Airfield

Website: http://452ndbombgroupassociation-deophamgreen.org/history/

 


486th Bomb Group

Sudbury Airfield

&

487th Bomb Group

Lavenham Airfield

Dennis Duffy

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490th Bomb Group

Eye Airfield

Eric Swain Historian

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0208 653 3428

24 Waddington Way

Upper Norwood

London

SE19 3XJ

UK

 

Base Contacts

Clive Stevens

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07799476169 mobile

Willow Cottage

Brome

Eye,

Suffolk

IP23 8AL, United Kingdom

 

Jackie Aling

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01379 871 577

2 Langton Green,

Eye,

Suffolk

IP23 7HL

 

Richard Flagg

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website:  www.ukairfields.org.uk

Can help with any 8AF related enquiry relating to Airfield Archaeology. Local to Thorpe Abbotts, Horham, Eye, Fersfield, Mendlesham, Metfield, Hardwick and oddly Alconbury. I am chairman of the 490th Bomb Group Memorial Project, I'm also a director at The Airfield Research Group Charity.

 


Fersfield Airfield

Colin Noble,

Willow Bank Farm,

Airfield Road, Fersfield, Norfolk.

 


493rd Bomb Group

Debach Airfield:

493rd Bomb Group Museum

Grove Farm

Clopton

Woodbridge

Suffolk

IP13 6QS

England

 

Mobile Tel.011+44+7850 078 432

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Website; http://www.493bgdebach.co.uk/contact-us.php


 

FIGHTER GROUPS

 

20th Fighter Group

Mike Murray

www.20thfightergroup.com

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07989 503 509

4 Sycamore Close

King's Cliffe

Northamptonshire

PE8 6WZ

-Can help with King's Cliff so either 20th Fighter Group,

very early 56th Fighter Group

very overlooked 347th Fighter Squadron, 350th Fighter Group!

 


56th Fighter Group

Buzz Took - 56th Museum at Halesworth

Nigel Julian- Historian

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Website: http://www.56thfightergroup.co.uk/


78th Fighter Group

Duxford

Chris Reynolds


55th FG at Nuthamstead

Russ Abbey

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352nd Fighter Group

 Bodney

Bodney is now a closed base owned by the government and you must get special permission to enter.  

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361st Fighter Group

Bottisham airfield

Jason Webb

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OTHER IMPORTANT CONTACTS IN UK:

 

FOTE- Friends of the Eighth

Ron MacKay

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Imperial War Museum Duxford

Roger Freeman Collection

Jenny Cousins

Roger Freeman photo collection

Project Leader, American Air Museum in Britain

 

IWM Duxford

Tel: +44 (0)1223 497209

http://www.iwm.org.uk/

http://projects.americanairmuseum.com/

 

Lucy May Maxwell

Research Officer, American Air Museum

IWM Duxford

01223 497 533

 

http://www.iwm.org.uk/

http://projects.americanairmuseum.com/

 


Peter Randall

US 8th Air Force Little Friends Site

www.littlefriends.co.uk

Also hosting the Official Site of the

Fighting Scouts of the 8th Air Force

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Malcolm Osborn

Loss of the 8th and 9th Air Forces in WW2

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East Anglia Books

Cliff Bishop

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Proprietor

EAST ANGLIA BOOKS

Lyndhurst

Station Road

Elsenham

Bishop's Stortford

Herts

CM22 6LG

Tel: 44 (0) 1279 813791

Website: www.eastangliabooks.com