This site is dedicated to the brave men of the U.S.A.A.F. 381st Bomb Group (H) and 90 Squadron, R.A.F. who served out of Ridgewell Airfield, Essex, England during World War II.

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A new website is currently under construction and when finished, a link will be placed here.

Also, please note that Paul Bingley is the new Chairman and is contactable on the details posted below.

Guestbook currently inoperable.



149 Squadron Stirling similar to those flown by 90 Squadron from Ridgewell


We are a small, private collection of World War II memorabilia displayed in and around the old hospital buildings behind the U.S. 381st Bomb Group memorial. The collection is displayed on the 2nd Sunday of each month from April to September between 11am and 5pm, and is situated between Ridgewell and Great Yeldham in Essex on the A1017 (formerly A604)

Visits at other times can be made by prior arrangement.

Admission Free - Donations Welcome

For further details telephone:-


Paul Bingley on 01440 788345

or Email Paul on paulgbingley@aol.com
(I have removed the automatic email link as this was a perfect target for automatic spamming engines)


Use of the site is by kind permission of Robert and Vanda Root.
Many thanks for items donated or loaned.



Many thanks to the 381st Bomb Group Memorial Association for all their help