Combat and other units

This section contains records which relate to the Second Air Division’s headquarters as well as its bomb and fighter groups. The Division wasn’t just about combat. It included units such as the Women’s Army Corps (WACs), 77th/231st Station Hospital (Morley, near Wymondham) and Military Police.

Bomb Groups Personnel and activities of the bomb groups which flew missions from airbases in East Anglia Expand
Fighter Wings / Groups Personnel and activities of the fighter groups which flew missions from airbases in East Anglia Expand
Headquarters and 8th Air Force Personnel, buildings and activities of the Second Air Division Headquarters based first at Horsham St Faith and later at Old Catton and Ketteringham Hall, Norfolk Expand
Support and Other Units Personnel and activities of groups, which include the Women’s Army Corps (WACs), 77th / 231st Station Hospital (Morley, near Wymondham) and Military Police Expand
First Image Title Catalogue Reference Date(s)
Career and crew notes MC 376/592/20/1, USF 17/5 nd [20th century] View
Photographs of air strikes and crew in North Africa and printed information about the Ploesti mission MC 376/338, USF 17/2 1943 View