A date for your diary: If you're interested in WW2 history and 'The Friendly Invasion' of US troops to this part of Suffolk, then Sun 9 Sep is most definitely a date for your diary.
You'll have the opportunity to visit Lavenham Airfield, which is located on private property and hear all about the 487th Bombardment Group, US Army Air Force, who were based there during the Second World War. RAF Lavenham (US Station 137) was built by Laings and the British Army, set up by the RAF and then operated by US forces.
Tickets are £10 and bookable via Lavenham Tourist Information Centre
tel: 01787 248207 email: email@example.com
Photo courtesy of Bryan Panton
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