Sixteen airmen in front of a Halifax



Sixteen airmen in front of a Halifax


Sixteen airmen in two rows. Rear row all wearing tunics are ground crew. The front row all wearing battledress have aircrew brevet. All are wearing side caps. Leonard Cheshire is centre of front row. In the background a Halifax with OFFENBACH on the nose in front of a row of bomb symbols. On the reverse From Bomber Pilot, back row: ground crew, Front row: Crock, Martin, Henry, GLC, Jock, Paddy, Revs, AF/29/1'.


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PCheshireGL18100039, PCheshireGL18100040

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