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RAF Headcorn
USAAF Station AAF-412
Located Near Headcorn, Kent, England
Headcorn ALG airfield, 11 May 1944
RAF Headcorn is located in Kent
RAF Headcorn
RAF Headcorn
RAF Headcorn, shown within Kent
Coordinates51°10′58″N 000°41′16″E / 51.18278°N 0.68778°E / 51.18278; 0.68778
TypeAdvanced landing ground
Site information
OwnerAir Ministry
Controlled byRoyal Air Force (1943-1944)
United States Army Air Forces (1944)
Site history
In use1943-1944
Battles/warsEuropean Theatre of World War II
Air Offensive, Europe July 1942 - May 1945
Garrison information
OccupantsNo. 11 Group
362d Fighter Group

Royal Air Force Headcorn or more commonly known as RAF Headcorn is a former Royal Air Force Advanced Landing Ground located 2 miles (3.2 km) northeast of Headcorn, Kent, England.

Opened in 1943, Headcorn was a prototype for the temporary Advanced Landing Ground airfields to be built in France after D-Day, when the need for advanced landing fields became urgent as the Allied forces moved east across France and Germany. It was used by the Royal Air Force and the United States Army Air Forces. It was closed in September 1944.


Two Canadian squadrons, 403 Squadron and 421 Squadron, were based at Headcorn from August to November 1943 with Supermarine Spitfire IXBs.[1]

The following units were also here at some point:[2]

See also



  1. ^ Jefford 1988, pp.89-90
  2. ^ "Headcorn (Egerton)". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. Retrieved 15 June 2020.


This page was last edited on 15 June 2020, at 18:15
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