Tocra North Africa

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Title

Tocra North Africa

Description

Page captioned, 'Tocra N/Africa 1943, "The first time I ever saw her face" W.V.S. photo of Jean'. Three photographs and print of squadron badge.
First photograph, Jack and 'Ginger' MacGan sitting reading newspapers, tent in background, Captioned 'July 1943 to Jack with all the best wishes [unreadable signature]. 'Ginger' MacGan and self'.
Second is of Jean, upper torso, with wall and fence in background, Captioned 'Taken by W.V.S. Newcastle and sent to me in North Africa, "First time I saw her face!" 1943.'.
Third is of Jean seated on the grass in a garden, house in background, Captioned 'Newcastle W.V.S. photo sent to me in North Africa'.
Colour print of No 148 Squadron badge with some signatures on the front, many more on the reverse.

Date

1943-07

Temporal Coverage

Coverage

Language

Format

Three b/w photographs one colour print on an album page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PCulkinJ17010028, PCulkinJ17010029, PCulkinJ17010030, PCulkinJ17010031, PCulkinJ17010032, PCulkinJ17010033, PCulkinJ17010034, PCulkinJ17010035

Transcription

[Photograph]

[Photograph]

[Photograph]

R H Carmichael
53, STANLEY ST
TYNE DOCK
SOUTH SHIELDS
(Geordie Eternal)

Approved
George R.I.

H Leilth
[148 Squadron Crest]
J G CULKIN

Johnny Fraser (No Flap)

College of Arms
February 1938.

J.D. Heston – Armstory
Chester Herald and Inspector of Royal Air Force Badges

TOCRA N/AFRICA 1943
“THE FIRST TME EVER I SAW HER FACE”!!
W.V.S. PHOTO OF JEAN xx

[Page Break]

[photograph]

[Page Break]

To Jack, with all the best wishes
[Signature]

[inserted] 132 [/inserted]

S/L GINGER MACGAN & SELF

Reve Tach xxx

July 1943
[deleted] 23/6/1943 [/deleted]

[Page Break]

[Photograph]

[Page Break]

TAKEN BY WVS NEWCASTLE & SENT TO ME IN NORTH AFRICA

“FIRST TIME EVER I SAW HER FACE – !”

1943

[Page Break]

[Photograph]

[Page Break]

NEWCASTLE WVS PHOTO
SENT TO ME IN NORTH AFRICA

1943

[Page Break]

R H Carmichael
53, STANLEY ST
TYNE DOCK
SOUTH SHIELDS
(Geordie Eternal)

Approved
George R.I.

H Leilth
[148 Squadron Crest]
J G CULKIN

Johnny Fraser (No Flap)

College of Arms
February 1938.

J.D. Heston – Armstory
Chester Herald and Inspector of Royal Air Force Badges

[Page Break]

Le Fouces
W. Rooke.
JM. Mackeith (Max.
H Dewsbury (Dook)
[Signature]
M Ainsley
Jock Charles
D Linneby
Pat O’Rielly (BURMA).
N.W Douglass. (WHITBURN).
R Wightman (Watson-Body).
Teo. Dighley (aircrew) African Star [underlined] 1940 [/underlined].
J.W. Spilsbury.

E Mercer.
T G. Culkin
A Bryce
Taff John
Theo B Sell
R. Reeves (Rivet)
Jes Allan
Paddy E Doyle
[Signature]
K Forde

Collection

Citation

“Tocra North Africa,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 24, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/22067.

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