Leonard Cheshire and air signaller

PCheshireGL1828.jpg
PCheshireGL1829.jpg

Title

Leonard Cheshire and air signaller

Description

Full length portrait of two aircrew officers standing talking in an officers' mess. Both are wearing tunics and bow ties. The flight lieutenant on the left has air signallers (S) brevet and Distinguished Flying Cross ribbon. He has hands in pocket. Leonard Cheshire on the right wears group captain rank and Victoria Cross ribbon and is smoking a cigarette. In the background a steward in white jacket. On the reverse '5:57, 8, V85879'. The air signaller is reported as Jock Moncrieff. Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944

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 b/w photograph

Type

Identifier

PCheshireGL1828, PCheshireGL1829

Temporal Coverage

Collection

Citation

“Leonard Cheshire and air signaller ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 17, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/17021.

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