Interview with Horace Robertson

Title

Interview with Horace Robertson

Description

Horace Robertson was working with his father as a shoe repairer in Edinburgh before he joined the RAF. He trained as an electrician and his first posting was at RAF Finningley where he worked on Hampdens. He was then posted to a salvage unit and travelled around the country to collect crashed aircraft. He was based with 617 Squadron and discusses the security on the station before the Dams operation. He was eventually posted to the Bomber Command Film Unit before being posted overseas.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2017-08-23

Contributor

Julie Williams

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

00:24:30 audio recording

Language

Type

Identifier

ARobertsonH170823, PRobertsonH1701

Temporal Coverage

Collection

Citation

James Sheach, “Interview with Horace Robertson,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 20, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11557.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.

Can you help improve this description?