Little Staughton I
|Also known as:||Bedford / Little Staughton Landing Ground / RFC Little Staughton|
|Date:||1 October 1916 - July 1917|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
Royal Aircraft Factory BE2 and BE12 variants fighters of No 75 Squadron had the first Little Staughton available to them as a Home Defence landing ground during World War One. This airfield lay to the north-west of its later and better known World War Two counterpart, which also differed by existing over the border in Cambridgeshire.
Main unit(s) present:
- No 75 Sqn
Plan of Little Staughton I. Courtesy of Ed Andrews