Master Spy of RAF photo men is banned

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Title

Master Spy of RAF photo men is banned

Description

Article about Wing Commander Cotton who was instrumental in the setting up of the RAF photographic unit. He was eventually asked to resign from the RAF and subsequently tried to join the Navy which was cancelled due to air ministry pressure. Recalls that Cotton originally obtain air reconnaissance of Germany as a civilian at the beginning of the war.

Date

1943-10-03

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Format

One newspaper page

Publisher

Sunday Pictorial

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘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. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Identifier

PBanksP15020038

Citation

“Master Spy of RAF photo men is banned,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 29, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/22406.

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