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In Fradley Fields

13 Nov 16

RAF Lichfield, or Fradley Aerodrome as it was sometimes known,  was Staffordshire’s busiest airfield during the Second World War.

 At its peak, there were over 3,500 people serving there. Note I say people and not men. At Fradley, as at other airfields up and down the country, women made an enormous contribution. Some of the women associated with RAF Lichfield were Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA)  pilots, who delivered aircraft to and from the…

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