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This is not an airfield. It is the Practice Ellington Bombing Range used by the USAAF during WW2. The Directional Arrow (to the target) and the Target can be seen.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 14 Mar 2010 You

This image is not an airfield but a Practice Bombing Range used by the USAAF during WW2. Visible is the Directional Arrow (to the target) and the Target.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 14 Mar 2010 You

Great Ashfield, - Enemy bomb damage to T2 hangar exterior.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 3 · 18 Sep 2008 You

Great Ashfield, - Enemy bomb damage to T2 hangar interior.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Sep 2008 You

Caption says 'falling' but should read 'filling'. The chemical being used to fill the bomb casing was known as FM Mixture. Location believed to be Molesworth

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Sep 2008 You

He is not 'adjusting fuzes' as stated in the caption because the bombs are not fuzed. He appears to be pretending to install an Arming Wire and is posing for the picture.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Sep 2008 You

He is not 'adjusting fuzes' because the bombs are not fuzed

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Sep 2008 You

One of four bays in a 'rolling dump' built to AM Drawing 3064/42 or 1212/43. Location unknown. Camouflage nets erected on temporary supports.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 18 Sep 2008 You

Transerring bombs from a 'rolling' HE Bomb Store probably AM drawing 3164/42. This shows the 'trailer' road end of the store. This road was twice the width of the 'truck' road at…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Interior of a Fuzing Point which is a British Nissen pattern hut. Bombs on the trailer have been brough in from the 'dump' and ordnance men are loading fuzes, arming wires and…

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Unloading HE bombs into a Fuzed Bomb/Spare Bomb Store to AM Drawing 3164/37.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Transferring HE bombs from a pre-war HE Bomb Store to AM Drawing 3054/36 using a chain hoist.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

The 'truck' road into a 'rolling HE Bomb Store probably to AM Drawing 3164/42 showing the ramp down which bombs could be rolled from a truck bed. Location unknown.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Inspecting damaged HE bombs probably recovered from crashed aircraft.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Fuzing 100 lb GP HE Bombs already loaded in an aircraft.

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Loading bomb tail units

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

interior of a pre-war HE Bomb Store to AM Drawing 3054/36 showing one of three overhead gantries. Location unknown but possibly Honington

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Sharnbrook

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Sharnbrook

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You

Ridgewell

Image, found in WWII US Air Force Photos: Page 1 · 16 Sep 2008 You