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Wartime memories

Some of the Second Air Division veterans have written about their wartime experiences.

Download and read these stories below, plus other tales of the division's presence in Norfolk during the Second World War.

Video interviews

United States Air Force veterans of WWII discussed their experience of war; from their relocation to the sleepy farming towns of Norfolk, England, to the extraordinary flight combat missions they undertook. Watch the videos on our YouTube channel.

BBC People's War

If you want to discover more wartime memories of the Second Air Division, you'll find them on the BBC People's War website.

This site is no longer being updated by the BBC but the stories are still available to view.