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RAF Snetterton Heath

Index RAF Snetterton Heath

Royal Air Force station Snetterton Heath or more simply RAF Snetterton Heath is a former Royal Air Force station located south east of the A11, south west of Attleborough, Norfolk, England. [1]

61 relations: A11 road (England), Air Ministry, Attleborough, Augsburg, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Bordeaux, Braunschweig, Camp Kilmer, Chemnitz, Curtis LeMay, Diósgyőr, Eighth Air Force, England, Essex, European theatre of World War II, French protectorate in Morocco, Gdynia, Hamm, Hanover, Kiel, Lake Charles Regional Airport, List of former Royal Air Force stations, List of Royal Air Force stations, Louisiana, Ludwigshafen, Maquis (World War II), Martin B-26 Marauder, Merseburg, Most (Most District), Netherlands, Neunkirchen, Austria, New Jersey, Norfolk, Normandy landings, Presidential Unit Citation (United States), Quidenham, RAF Andrews Field, RAF Boxted, RAF Maintenance Command, Regensburg, Royal Air Force, Saint-Lô, Schweinfurt, Snetterton, Snetterton Circuit, Taylor Woodrow, United States Army Air Forces, Victory in Europe Day, Wiesbaden, 337th Test and Evaluation Squadron, ..., 338th Combat Crew Training Squadron, 339th Bombardment Squadron, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing, 3d Air Division, 413th Flight Test Squadron, 45th Air Division, 552d Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 553d Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 554th Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 555th Fighter Squadron, 96th Test Wing. Expand index (11 more) »

A11 road (England)

The A11 is a major trunk road in England.

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Air Ministry

The Air Ministry was a department of the Government of the United Kingdom with the responsibility of managing the affairs of the Royal Air Force, that existed from 1918 to 1964.

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Attleborough

Attleborough is a market town and civil parish between Norwich and Thetford in Norfolk, England.

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Augsburg

Augsburg (Augschburg) is a city in Swabia, Bavaria, Germany.

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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is a four-engine heavy bomber developed in the 1930s for the United States Army Air Corps (USAAC).

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux (Gascon Occitan: Bordèu) is a port city on the Garonne in the Gironde department in Southwestern France.

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Braunschweig

Braunschweig (Low German: Brunswiek), also called Brunswick in English, is a city in Lower Saxony, Germany, north of the Harz mountains at the farthest navigable point of the Oker river which connects it to the North Sea via the Aller and Weser rivers.

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Camp Kilmer

Camp Kilmer, New Jersey is a former United States Army camp that was activated in June 1942 as a staging area and part of an installation of the New York Port of Embarkation.

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Chemnitz

Chemnitz, known from 1953 to 1990 as Karl-Marx-Stadt, is the third-largest city in the Free State of Saxony, Germany.

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Curtis LeMay

Curtis LeMay (November 15, 1906 – October 1, 1990) was a general in the United States Air Force and the vice presidential running mate of American Independent Party candidate George Wallace in the 1968 presidential election.

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Diósgyőr

Diósgyőr is a historical town in Hungary, today it is a part of Miskolc.

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Eighth Air Force

The Eighth Air Force (Air Forces Strategic) (8 AF) is a numbered air force (NAF) of the United States Air Force's Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC).

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Essex

Essex is a county in the East of England.

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European theatre of World War II

The European theatre of World War II, also known as the Second European War, was a huge area of heavy fighting across Europe, from Germany's and the Soviet Union's joint invasion of Poland in September 1939 until the end of the war with the Soviet Union conquering most of Eastern Europe along with the German unconditional surrender on 8 May 1945 (Victory in Europe Day).

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French protectorate in Morocco

The French protectorate in Morocco (Protectorat français au Maroc; حماية فرنسا في المغرب Ḥimāyat Faransā fi-l-Maḡrib) was established by the Treaty of Fez.

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Gdynia

Gdynia (Gdingen, Gdiniô) is a city in the Pomeranian Voivodeship of Poland and a seaport of Gdańsk Bay on the south coast of the Baltic Sea.

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Hamm

Hamm (Latin: Hammona) is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

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Hanover

Hanover or Hannover (Hannover), on the River Leine, is the capital and largest city of the German state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), and was once by personal union the family seat of the Hanoverian Kings of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, under their title as the dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg (later described as the Elector of Hanover).

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Kiel

Kiel is the capital and most populous city in the northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein, with a population of 249,023 (2016).

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Lake Charles Regional Airport

Lake Charles Regional Airport is a public use airport located five nautical miles (9 km) south of the central business district of Lake Charles, a city in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States.

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List of former Royal Air Force stations

This list of former RAF stations is a list of all stations, airfields and administrative headquarters previously used by the Royal Air Force.

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List of Royal Air Force stations

This list of RAF Stations is a list of all current Royal Air Force stations (military air bases), airfields, and administrative headquarters of the Royal Air Force.

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Louisiana

Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.

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Ludwigshafen

Ludwigshafen am Rhein is a city in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, on the Rhine opposite Mannheim.

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Maquis (World War II)

The Maquis were rural guerrilla bands of French Resistance fighters, called maquisards, during the Occupation of France in World War II.

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Martin B-26 Marauder

The Martin B-26 Marauder was an American World War II twin-engined medium bomber built by the Glenn L. Martin Company in Middle River, Maryland (just east of Baltimore) from 1941 to 1945.

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Merseburg

Merseburg is a town in the south of the German state of Saxony-Anhalt on the river Saale, approx.

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Most (Most District)

Most (Brüx; Pons) is the capital city of the Most District, situated between the Central Bohemian Uplands and the Ore Mountains, approximately northwest of Prague along the Bílina River and southwest of Ústí nad Labem.

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Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.

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Neunkirchen, Austria

Neunkirchen is the capital of the district of Neunkirchen in the Austrian state of Lower Austria.

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New Jersey

New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.

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Norfolk

Norfolk is a county in East Anglia in England.

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Normandy landings

The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.

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Presidential Unit Citation (United States)

The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the Uniformed services of the United States, and those of allied countries, for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy on or after 7 December 1941 (the date of the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the start of American involvement in World War II).

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Quidenham

Quidenham is a small rural village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.

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RAF Andrews Field

Royal Air Force Andrews Field or more simply RAF Andrews Field (also known as RAF Andrewsfield and RAF Great Saling) is a former Royal Air Force station located east-northeast of Great Dunmow Essex, England.

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RAF Boxted

Royal Air Force Boxted or more simply RAF Boxted is a former Royal Air Force station located north-northeast of Colchester, Essex England.

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RAF Maintenance Command

RAF Maintenance Command was the Royal Air Force command which was responsible for controlling maintenance for all the United Kingdom-based units from formation on 1 April 1938 until being renamed RAF Support Command on 31 August 1973.

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Regensburg

Regensburg (Castra-Regina;; Řezno; Ratisbonne; older English: Ratisbon; Bavarian: Rengschburg or Rengschburch) is a city in south-east Germany, at the confluence of the Danube, Naab and Regen rivers.

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Royal Air Force

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.

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Saint-Lô

Saint-Lô is a commune in north-western France, the capital of the Manche department in the region of Normandy.

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Schweinfurt

Schweinfurt (in German literally 'swine ford') is a city in the Lower Franconia region of Bavaria in Germany on the right bank of the navigable Main River, which is spanned by several bridges here, 27 km northeast of Würzburg.

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Snetterton

Snetterton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.

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Snetterton Circuit

Snetterton Circuit is a motor racing course in Norfolk, England, originally opened in 1953.

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Taylor Woodrow

Taylor Woodrow was one of the largest housebuilding and general construction companies in Britain.

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United States Army Air Forces

The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF), informally known as the Air Force, was the aerial warfare service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II (1939/41–1945), successor to the previous United States Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force of today, one of the five uniformed military services.

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Victory in Europe Day

Victory in Europe Day, generally known as V-E Day, VE Day or simply V Day, celebrated on May 8, 1945 to mark the formal acceptance by the Allies of World War II of Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender of its armed forces.

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Wiesbaden

Wiesbaden is a city in central western Germany and the capital of the federal state of Hesse.

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337th Test and Evaluation Squadron

The 337th Test and Evaluations Squadron is a squadron of the United States Air Force.

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338th Combat Crew Training Squadron

The 338th Combat Crew Training Squadron is a currently inactive United States Air Force unit.

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339th Bombardment Squadron

The 339th Bombardment Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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386th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 386th Air Expeditionary Wing (386 AEW) is a provisional United States Air Force unit assigned to United States Air Forces Central.

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3d Air Division

The 3d Air Division (3d AD) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.

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413th Flight Test Squadron

The 413th Flight Test Squadron is part of the 96th Test Wing and is based at Duke Field, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

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45th Air Division

The 45th Air Division is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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552d Fighter-Bomber Squadron

The 552d Fighter-Bomber Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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553d Fighter-Bomber Squadron

The 553d Fighter-Bomber Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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554th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

The 554th Fighter-Bomber Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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555th Fighter Squadron

The 555th Fighter Squadron is part of the 31st Operations Group at Aviano Air Base, Italy.

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96th Test Wing

The 96th Test Wing is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Air Force Test Center of Air Force Materiel Command at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Snetterton_Heath

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