M R Barry's air gunner log book

LBarryMR419764v1.pdf

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M R Barry's air gunner log book

Description

Flying log book for air gunner for M R Barry, covering the period from February 1943 to 10 June 1944. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Ballarat, RAF West Sale, RAF Lichfield, RAF Church Broughton, RAF Swinderby, RAF Syerston and RAF Waddington. Aircraft flown in were, Wackett, Anson, Oxford, Battle, Wellington, Martinet, Stirling and Lancaster. He flew a total of 7 night operation with 463 squadron, going missing on his seventh operation on 10 June 1944 and becoming a prisoner of war. Targets were, Nantes, St Martin de Vareville, Ferme de Varreville, St Pierre du Mont, Argentan, Rennes, Orleans. His pilot on operations was Pilot Officer Fletcher.

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One booklet

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LBarryMR419764v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “M R Barry's air gunner log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 13, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/17880.

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