Lancaster LM311 PO-L

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Title

Lancaster LM311 PO-L

Description

The seven aircrew are standing at the nose of 'Liz Beth', their Lancaster. Each crew member is identified along with brief details of the crash at Normington, Lincolnshire on completion of an operation to Turin 12/13 July 1943.
The second part of the document is a crew list and details about the operation. They departed RAF Bottesford on 12 July, target Turin. Aircraft was badly damaged by anti-aircraft fire and crashed 1/4 mile from touchdown. All crew died. Elizabeth was the fiancee of P/O Chapman and was waiting for his return.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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Format

One b/w photocopy
One typewritten sheet

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MWrightJ[Ser#-DoB]-150410-01

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Citation

“Lancaster LM311 PO-L,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 10, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/2250.

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