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The Military Airfields of Britain: Northern Home Counties

Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Middlesex, Oxfordshire (Military Airfields of Britain)

by Ken Delve

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Crowood .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • South & South East England,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History / Military / Aviation,
  • Military Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8629762M
    ISBN 101861269072
    ISBN 109781861269072


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The series is split geographically, each book including a number of counties on a regional basis. Entries cover every military airfield within the counties, from WW1 to the present day and comprise: * Brief history of the airfield, construction and use including decoy sites.

- MILITARY AIRFIELDS OF BRITAIN - Series by Ken Delve By Ken Delve. Each Airfield’s entry includes full location details, aerial views, maps, archive photos, complete squadron and aircraft listings, details of decoy sites and memorials and a narrative history of the airfield and its use.

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The building of the vast network of military airfields, whose numbers reached a peak inwas the largest construction programme in Britain's history. pp well illustrated in b/w. Size: xmm. This series of books, based on the author's popular series for Flypast magazine, provides a fresh user-friendly look at the military airfields of Britain.

The books, each of which includes a number of counties on a regional basis, are designed for the historian, the tourist and anyone with an. London Air Park, also known as Hanworth Air Park, was a grass airfield in the grounds of Hanworth Park House, operational – and –It was on the southeastern edge of Feltham, now part of the London Borough of the s, it was best known as a centre for private flying, society events, visits by the Graf Zeppelin airship, and for aircraft manufacture by the.

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A series that provides a look at the military airfields of the British Isles, aimed at historians and tourists. Each book includes a number of counties on a regional basis. Entries cover various military airfields within the counties, beginning from WW1. This fourth title focuses on South Western England, where WWII military aviation began.

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