Letter from Barnes Wallis to Leonard Cheshire

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Title

Letter from Barnes Wallis to Leonard Cheshire

Description

On Vickers-Armstrong headed paper classified secret. Write saying that he will send bombing charts at once.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-04-25

Contributor

Frances Grundy

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-page typewritten lettsr

Language

Identifier

SCheshireGL72021v10055

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[Crest]
Vickers-Armstrongs Limited.
(AIRCRAFT SECTION)
WEYBRIDGE WORKS,
WEYBRIDGE, SURREY.



OUR REF. CA
YOUR REF. GLC/DO. 25th April 1944

Wing Commander G.L. Cheshire, D.S.O., R.A.F., R.A.F.
No.617 Squadron,
Royal Air Force Station,
[underlined] Woodhall Spa, Lincs. [/underlined] [underlined] SECRET [/underlined]

My dear Cheshire,
Squadron Leader Richardson tells me that you are in a hurry for the prints of your bombing charts and I am therefore dispatching them at once without waiting to complete our work. I will let you have our notes on the results as soon as they are ready.
Yours sincerely,
[underlined] B.N. Wallis [underlined]

Collection

Citation

B N Wallis, “Letter from Barnes Wallis to Leonard Cheshire,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 26, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16976.

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