Don Falgate's pre - AFU course photograph at RAF Perth

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Title

Don Falgate's pre - AFU course photograph at RAF Perth

Description

Don Falgate's pre-Advanced Flying Unit formal course photograph, 32 Officers and senior non-commissioned officers, arranged in four rows. Signatures on the reverse. Captioned 'Students of pre AFU (Advanced Flying Unit) RAF Perth Scotland, about January 1943. Self second row from the front and second from right. We are now wearing the new RAF brevet (wing) on our uniforms enclosing the letter B to denote Bomb Aimer/Navigator. Some are pilots some are straight navigators.'

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-01

Contributor

Steve Baldwin

Rights

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Format

One b/w photograph

Language

Type

Identifier

PFalgateD16030089, PFalgateD16030090, PFalgateD16030091

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Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[photograph]
[page break]
A.J. Painter
J. Moore
Norman H. Gale
B. Draper.
E.C. Cox.
AW Daines
[signature]
JS Parnell
R R Kirkby
[page break]
STUDENTS OF PRE AFU (ADVANCED FLYING UNIT) RAF PERTH SCOTLAND – ABOUT JANUARY 1943.
SELF SECOND ROW FROM FRONT AND SECOND FROM RIGHT.
WE ARE NOW WEARING THE NEW RAF BREVET (WING) ON OUR UNIFORM ENCLOSING LETTER ‘B’ TO DENOTE BOMB AIMER/NAVIGATOR. SOME ARE PILOTS SOME STRAIGHT NAVIGATORS

Collection

Citation

“Don Falgate's pre - AFU course photograph at RAF Perth,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed January 21, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/10683.

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