Note from Air Officer Command 5 Group

MCheshireGL72021-181210-010002.jpg

Title

Note from Air Officer Command 5 Group

Description

To officer commanding Conningsby Base RAF Woodhall Spa passing on congratulations on success of Saumur tunnel operation.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-06-10

Contributor

Ashley Jacobs
Georgie Donaldson
David Bloomfield

Rights

This content is property of the Leonard Cheshire Archive which has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a royalty-free permission to publish it. Please note that it was digitised by a third-party which used technical specifications that may differ from those used by International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive. It has been published here ‘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.

Format

One typewritten document

Language

Identifier

MCheshireGL72021-181210-010002

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

From : A.O.C. HQ. No 5 Group.

To : Conningsby Base, R.A.F. Station, WOODHALL.

A.407. 10th. JUNE (Personal for Officer Commanding) The following message has been received from A.O.C.-in-C Bomber Command. Please give my congratulations to all concerned in the attack on Saumur Tunnel. The results speak for themselves of the astonishing skill and efficiency shown.

Collection

Citation

A.O.C. No 5 Group, “Note from Air Officer Command 5 Group,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 20, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16490.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:relation Item: Royal Air Force file cover - Saumur 8/9 June
Can you help improve this description?