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  - Gutersloh, Germany

Target Category: Airfield -  
Built in 1935 and opened in 1937. Early in the war, it was often used as a refueling and service station for various German Air Force units. III / JG 51 (Bf 109E) arrive in 1940 and later moved to St. Omer / France. In July 1940, Gutersloh became the first night fighter base. Surrendered to US forces 1 April 1945. Hosted US recon air units until June 1945, when it was transferred to the British RAF.
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MISSIONS TO TARGET - Click on date to open a new browser tab
1944-04-19 8th AF 308
1944-05-31 8th AF 383 Fighter-Bomber
1944-10-26 8th AF 689