Cyril J Barton’s Royal Canadian Air Force pilots flying log book

LBartonCJ168669v1.pdf

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Cyril J Barton’s Royal Canadian Air Force pilots flying log book

Description

Royal Canadian Air Force pilots flying log book for Cyril Joe Barton. Covering the period from 19 January 1942 to 27 March 1944. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at Darr Aero Tech, USAF Cochran Field, USAF Napier Field, RAF Chipping Norton, RAF Little Rissington, RAF Chipping Warden, RAF Kinloss, RAF Rufforth, RAF Breighton, RAF Snaith and RAF Burn. Aircraft flown were, Stearman PT17, Vultee BT 13a, North American AT6, Oxford, Whitely and Halifax. He flew a total of 19 night operations, 2 with 1663 conversion unit while attached to 76 squadron, 10 with 78 squadron and 7 with 578 squadron. Targets were, Hamburg, Montlucon, Hannover, Mannheim, Bochum, Leverkusen, Berlin, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, and Essen. His log book is stamped Killed in action.

This item has been reproduced with the kind Permission of the Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Mike Connock

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One booklet

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LBartonCJ168669v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Cyril J Barton’s Royal Canadian Air Force pilots flying log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 8, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/17236.

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