RAF Little Walden


Royal Air Force Little Walden or more simply RAF Little Walden is a former Royal Air Force station primarily used by the United States Army Air Forces located north of Saffron Walden, Essex, England.

RAF Little Walden
USAAF Station 165
Ensign of the Royal Air Force.svg
Saffron Walden, Essex in England
RAF Little Walden is located in Essex
RAF Little Walden
RAF Little Walden
Shown within Essex
Coordinates52°04′06″N 000°16′00″E / 52.06833°N 0.26667°E / 52.06833; 0.26667Coordinates: 52°04′06″N 000°16′00″E / 52.06833°N 0.26667°E / 52.06833; 0.26667
TypeRoyal Air Force station
Site information
OwnerAir Ministry
OperatorRoyal Air Force
United States Army Air Forces
Controlled byEighth Air Force
Ninth Air Force
Site history
Built1944 (1944)
In useMarch 1944 - September 1946 (1946)
Battles/warsEuropean theatre of World War II
Airfield information
Direction Length and surface
00/00  Concrete
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The following units were here at some point:[1]


  1. ^ "Little Walden (Hadstock)". Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust. Retrieved 1 May 2022.