Against The Rising Sun!
- Life and Times of the 341st Bomb Group (M) -

CHINA AIRFIELDS

- From the pages of the 22nd Bomb Squadron Association Newsletter -




How many can YOU name (or have even heard) of the airfields that were used by the U.S. Army Air Force in China from 1942 to 1946? We recently ran across a remarkable listing of them. It was in Roland Sperry's book China Through the Eyes of A Tiger as follows:


Ankang Airfield		Kunming Airfield

Anshun Airfield		Laifeng Airfield

Chang Ting Airfield  	Lan Tien Chang Airfield
			 (Peiping)
Chang Wah Airfield 		   

Chanyi  Airfield      	Laowhanpin Airfield

Chaotung Airfield     	Li Chia Chen Airfield

Cheng Hsien Airfield	Liang Shan Airfield

Chen Kung Airfield   	Ling Ling Airfield

Chen Yang Airfield  	Liuchow Airfield

Chien-Ou Airfield     	Loping Airfield

Chien Yang Airfield   	Lu Hsien Airfield
  (Kienyang)	
 			Mentze Airfield

Chih Chiang Airfield	Mien Yang Airfield
  (Chikiang)

Ching Chen Airfield  	Namyung Airfield

Chui Chow Airfield	 Nancheng Airfield
   (Laowhangpin)

Chui Lung Pu Airfield	Nanning Airfield 

Chi-Ung-Lai Airfield	Paise Airfield
 (Chengtu)		 (Poseh)

Chu-Hsiang Airfield	Pai Shihi Airfield
 (Tsuyung)		 (Peishiyi)

Chingking Airfield  	Paoching Airfield

En Shih Airfield      	Peishiyi Airfield

Erh-Tong Airfield	Paoching Airfield
 (Kweilin)

Feng-Hsiang Airfield	Paoshan Airfield

Fungwhangshan Airfield	Pungchacheng Airfield
 (Chengtu) 

Hanchung Airfield    	Shwangliu Airfield

Hengyang Airfield	Sian Airfield
 (Hengchow)		 (Hengchow)

Hsi Chiang Airfield  	Sichang Airfield

Hsin Cheng Airfield 	Suichwan Airfield

Hsin Ching Airfield  	Suinning Airfield

Hsu Pu Airfield		Tai Chia Airfield
 (Hsupuhsien)		 (Nanking)

Hu Hsien Airfield     	Tan Chu Airfield
			 (Tanchick)

Ipin  Airfield	  	Tien Ho Airfieldet
 (Ipin) 		 (Canton) 

Kan Hsien Airfield	Tu Shan Airfield
 (Kanchow)		 (Tushan)

Kiang Airfield	 	Wuchisze Airfield
 (Shanghai)		 (Chengku)

Kienow Airfield		Yang Chiseh Airfield
			 (Yangkai)

Klunglai Airfield       Yang Tong Airfield		
			 (Kweilin)

Kuany Han Airfield	Yunnanyi Airfield
 (Kwangnan)

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