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Matching

Major
Also known as: Matching Green / RAF Matching / USAAF Station 166
County: Essex
Current Status: Farmland / Industry
Date: September 1943 - 1 August 1946
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Matching Parish Council
  • St Mary the Virgin Church, Matching Green
  • The Chequers

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 135 Airfiled
  • 391st BG
  • No 1677 (TT) Flight
  • Operational and Refresher Training Unit
Bomber Command Base Station(s):

Stradishall

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