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Airfield at Steeple Morden

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DESCRIPTION

Elevated view of the buildings at the airfield at Royal Air Force station Steeple Morden, located 3.5 miles west of Royston, Hertfordshire, England. The 355th Fighter Group was stationed there. Bicycles are parked near buildings. Major Daniel M. Lewis of Ladysmith, Wisconsin, is walking on the road in the foreground. A jeep is parked in the lower right corner.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 100239

Creation Date: 1944-08 

Creator Name: Doyle, Robert

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Collection Name: Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: M99-114, box 8, roll 34A, neg 3402

Original Dimensions: 2.375 x 2.375 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Robert Doyle was a civilian war correspondent for the Milwaukee Journal during World War II, covering the experiences of Wisconsin troops in the 32nd "Red Arrow" Division, an infantry division of the United States Army National Guard. The "Red Arrow" Division consisted mainly of soldiers from Wisconsin and Michigan.

SUBJECTS

Bicycles

Botany

Buildings

Dwellings

Fences

Land

Land use

Landscape

Lawns

Men

Military art and science

Military bases

Military uniforms

Officers

Outdoor photography

Persons

Transportation

Transportation, Military

Trees

World War, 1939-1945

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