Letter from Group Captain D D Christie to Air Commodore Sharpe

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Title

Letter from Group Captain D D Christie to Air Commodore Sharpe

Description

Letter to Headquarters 54 base Coningsby. Infomation concerning Squadron Leader Campbell not able to return to operations and Flight Lieutenant Fleming already offered for Mosquito training

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-06-02

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 letter

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Identifier

SCheshireGL72021v10067

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Transcription

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From: Group Captain D.D. Christie.,

Headquarters,
Royal Air Force,
Morton Hall,
Swinderby,
Lincoln.

DDC/DO

2nd June, 1944.

Dear Air Commodore,

Enquiries have been made as a result of your ACHS/DO/122 dated 28th May, 1944, regarding Squadron Leader Campbell and Flight Lieutenant Fleming and the position is as follows:-

[underlined] Squadron Leader Campbell [/underlined]
Finished operations March, 1944. He, therefore, cannot return to operations for at least 18 months and furthermore No. 92 Group are not prepared to release him.

[underlined] Flight Lieutenant Fleming [/underlined]
No. 92 Group have already offered him to Headquarters Bomber Command for early absorption in the Mosquito Training Unit.

Yours sincerely,
(Sgd) D.D. Christie

Air Commodore Sharp, A.D.C.
[underlined] Headquarters, No. 54 Base. [/underlined]

Collection

Citation

D D Christie, “Letter from Group Captain D D Christie to Air Commodore Sharpe,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 17, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16985.

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