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  - Stendal, Germany

Target Category: Airfield -  
Built in 1936, with the First Paratroop regiment formed here. In 1938, transport squadrons arrived with 50 three-engined Ju-52s. In 1940 a night-fighter squadron was based here. In 1944 Wilde Sau squadrons used the base. British troops occupied the base at the end of the war and used the place as a prisoner of war camp and military hospital. It was transferred to the Soviets in July 1945, who used it as a base in the Cold War. Since 1992, it has been a civilian airfield. http://www.edov.de/flugplatz/geschichte/
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MISSIONS TO TARGET - Click on date to open a new browser tab
1944-06-21 8th AF 428
1944-06-29 8th AF 447
1944-08-06 8th AF 524