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1956 (© Vic Mitrisin)
RAF Shepherds Grove airfield
Airfield Today:
Agriculture, industry
Tower Type:
Watch Office for All Commands 12779/41
Tower:
Demolished 21/06/2006 - photographs here
Other Buildings:
Due for demolition
History:
Station History coming soon...
RAF Shepherds Grove
1956 (© Vic Mitrisin)
1958 (© Steve Bond)
2001 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Shepherds Grove airfield
Airfield:
Bomber Satellite, Transport Command
Opened:
03/04/1944
Closed:
/1966
Airfield Code:
1944: HP
1956: SG
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete
Hangars:
2x - T2
County:
Suffolk
Location:
9 miles NE of Bury St Edmunds
OS Ref:
TL990728
Links:
Linn Barringer's Shepherds Grove site: www.bentwaters.org
©:
Photographs copyright © As stated
RAF Shepherds Grove airfield
2001 (© Linn Barringer)
RAF Shepherds Grove
2001 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Shepherds Grove USAF airfield
78th Fighter Interceptor Squadron (left),
92nd Fighter Interceptor Squadron (right), both part of the 81st Fighter Interceptor Wing at Shepherds Grove
92nd FIS HQ 1954 (© USAF via Paul Trexler)
RAF Shepherds Grove USAF airfield
RAF Shepherds Grove airfield and control tower www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2002