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Frank Howkins


A half length portrait of Frank wearing his air gunner brevet.
On the reverse 'Taken after passing out at Gunnery School Stormy Down June 43'.

Frank Howkins and his crew


Six airmen standing at the tail of their Lancaster after the Tirpitz operation.
On the reverse the six have signed their name and handwritten is 'Nov…

Flying Programme 11 December 1944


617 Squadron flying programme, 11 December 1944. It lists personnel and their assigned aircraft.

Frank Howkins’ navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book


Navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book for F Howkins, wireless operator, covering the period from 29 April 1943 to 30 August…

Leslie Manser's Diary


Leslie Manser's one day diary for 1940. Contains details about his life before he was accepted into the RAF and some details of his service life.…

Geoffrey Walter Dixon


A head and shoulders portrait of Geoff Dixon in sergeants uniform with pilots brevet. On the reverse 'Geoffrey Walter Dixon born 11.12.1922 died:…

US Army Marksman Medal

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A medal awarded by the US Army to a marksman. Underneath are three bars for Pistol-D, Aerial Bomber and Aerial Gunner.

David Burrows George


A colourised head and shoulders portrait of David, as a trainee.
A post-it has 'David Burrows George. KIA 22.1.45'.