Browse Collections (582 total)

Tinian and Saipan


21 items. All photographs of places, aircraft and people taken on Tinian and Saipan around the time of the B-29 atomic bomb operations to Nagasaki and…

View the items in Tinian and Saipan

Dray, F J


One item. F J Dray's log book. He flew a tour of operations as an air gunner with 576 Squadron from RAF Fiskerton.

The collection has been loaned…

View the items in Dray, F J

Barron, Andrew


Three oral history interviews with Flight Lieutenant Andrew Barron (b.1923, 163695 Royal Air Force) He flew 38 operations as a navigator in 223…

View the items in Barron, Andrew

Cheshire, Leonard


374 items concerning Group Captain Leonard Cheshire VC, OM, DSO & Two Bars, DFC. Collection consists of photographs of people, vehicles, places,…

View the items in Cheshire, Leonard

Bain, Andrew

The Observer’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book for Andrew Bain <br />

58 items. The collection concerns Andrew Bain (1916-1943, 658930, Royal Air Force). He joined the British Army in September 1939 and transferred to…

View the items in Bain, Andrew

Woods, Eric Horace


Two items. The collection concerns Flight Lieutenant Eric Horace Woods (b. 1921, 751788, 162541 Royal Air Force) and consists of his log book and a…

View the items in Woods, Eric Horace

Martin Catty's Gee charts


Nine items. Miniature Lattice Chart book containing charts for Great Britain and the surrounding seas.

View the items in Martin Catty's Gee charts

Reynolds, William


Seven items. The collection concerns William Reynolds who was stationed at Branston Mere Y Station, a wireless intercept and direction finding…

View the items in Reynolds, William

Istituto Storico della Resistenza e dell'età contemporanea di Pistoia

ISRECP, C.b.b.21 Fondo Risaliti INS. 4, 001-1.jpg

241 items. The 1944-1947 Allied Screening Commission was tasked to track down Italian civilians who helped escapers and evaders. Helpers were given a…

View the items in Istituto Storico della Resistenza e dell'età contemporanea di Pistoia

Smith, Walter John


One item. The collection concerns Flight Sergeant Walter John Smith (1141900, Royal Air Force) and contains his log book. He flew 51 operations as a…

View the items in Smith, Walter John

Redgrave, Henry Cecil


164 items. The collection concerns Henry Cecil Redgrave (743047, Royal Air Force) and contains his decorations, letters and photographs. He flew…

View the items in Redgrave, Henry Cecil

Brown, Jeff


35 items. One oral history interview with Flying Officer Jeff Brown (b. 1925, 2205595, Royal Air Force), his log book, service material and…

View the items in Brown, Jeff

Gibbon, Homfray Reece


Five items. The collection concerns Sergeant Homfray Reece Gibbon (191944, 1817726 Royal Air Force), an airgunner with 166 Squadron who was killed 29…

View the items in Gibbon, Homfray Reece

Appleton, Noel


5 items. Two photographs and correspondence concerning Noel Appleton DFC (1920 - 2008, 414980 Royal Australian Air Force) and the award of his…

View the items in Appleton, Noel

Storey, David Philip


Three items. The collection concerns David Philip Storey DFC (1919 - 2018, 1334123, Royal Air Force) and consists of his log book, a photograph and a…

View the items in Storey, David Philip



15 pages of newspaper cuttings relating to 1930's aviation. It includes record breaking flights, and aircraft types including the Hurricane, Battle…

View the items in Flight

Bailey, Ronald Hartley


14 Items. The collection concerns Ronald Hartley Bailey (b.1925) and includes his log book, photographs including three of aircrew working inside a…

View the items in Bailey, Ronald Hartley

Azzaro, Victor Emmanuel


12 Items. The collection concerns Flight Lieutenant
Victor Azzaro MBE, DFC (1915 - 1997, 56448 Royal Air Force) and includes nine photographs, his…

Contributors: 2017-10-05

View the items in Azzaro, Victor Emmanuel

Donaldson, David

305 Items and a sub-collection of 51 items. Concerns Royal Air Force career of Wing Commander David Donaldson DSO and bar, DFC. A pilot, he joined the…

View the items in Donaldson, David

Smith, Ernest William


12 items. The collection concerns Flying Officer Ernest William Smith DFC (174520, Royal Air Force). It contains three log books and service…

View the items in Smith, Ernest William

Stott, Robert


13 items. The collection concerns Pilot Officer Robert Stott (162588) DFM and contains photographs, letters and correspondence relating to his award…

View the items in Stott, Robert

Stopes-Roe, Mary

An oral history interview with Mary Stopes-Roe ( 1927 - 2019), the daughter of the designer Barnes Wallis.

The collection was catalogued by IBCC…

View the items in Stopes-Roe, Mary

Rushton, Geoff


An oral history interview with Flight Lieutenant Geoff Rushton (b. 1924). He flew a tour of operations as a navigator with 15 and 186 Squadrons from…

View the items in Rushton, Geoff

Wynn, Ian Archer


135 Items. Collection concerns Pilot Officer Ian Archer Wynn (1908 - 1943, 146838 Royal Air Force). After training as ground crew he remustered as a…

View the items in Wynn, Ian Archer