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Mining Gdynia


H2S return for a mining operation to Gdynia captioned '27/2 EWS 26/27.8.44//13000. 250 10/10. M014010Mining Gydinia 190/8 HEL.PT. F/L Josey. U 103'.

Mining Stettin


Four H2S returns for a mining operation to Szczecin. Captioned:
24/5 EWS 16/17.8.44// 11000 ? 30/30 L 0119 Mining Stettin. FL/T Josey. U103

Robert Blamires' South African Air Force observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book


R G Blamires Observer’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book covering the period from 25 November 1942 to 10 May 1946, detailing his flying training…

Interview with Gwendoline Thickett


Gwen Thickett was born in Rotherham and recalls her father building a shelter, the bombing of Sheffield and the American soldiers who came to the…

Interview with Rex John Arnett


Rex Arnett trained in Canada and flew operations as an air gunner with 223 Squadron flying Liberators from RAF Oulton.

P R Taylor’s observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book


P R Taylor’s Observer’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book, from 26 April 1943 to 25 October 1945, detailing training and operations as a…

Peter Taylor


Peter Taylor in uniform with Observer brevet.

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