Thesaurus Term/Concept: BOMBING DECOY

Identifier 93974
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A system of lights, controlled fires or dummy constructions, used during WWII to provide a counterfeit target for enemy aircraft.

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Context Record
Monument Type MXS22546 Bucklesham QL decoy (Monument)
Monument Type MSF27501 Lakenheath Airfield (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19538 Second World War "civil starfish" and "Civil QL" bombing decoys (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19091 World War II bombing decoy site surrounded by barbed wire obstruction. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19093 World War II bombing decoy site. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19508 World War II bombing decoy site. (Monument)
Monument Type MSF1744 World War II bombing decoy with barbed wire obstruction enclosure. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS19208 World War II military strongpoint, possibly a bombing decoy site. (Monument)
Monument Type MXS22436 World War II 'Starfish' bombing decoy, visible as earthworks and structures. (Monument)
Monument Type MSX27274 World War Two Naval decoy site (Monument)
Monument Type MSF31860 World War Two 'Q' type and 'K' type bombing decoy site (Monument)