The funeral of the English airmen tragically killed in Thyon and Le Bouveret

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Title

The funeral of the English airmen tragically killed in Thyon and Le Bouveret

Description

Details of the funeral of the airmen at Vevey. A large number of wreaths adorned the coffins. A crowd described as 'extensive' attended. Annotated with 'Cost to Govt sf 7447.40 ED412 'O'
sf 300 ED 531
7747.40
sf 553.36 per man!'
On the second page titled 'A Tragic Night' details the crash of one aircraft near Bouveret and a second near Sion.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-07-12

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Format

Two typewritten sheets

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Identifier

MWrightJ[Ser#-DoB]-150527-09

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Citation

“The funeral of the English airmen tragically killed in Thyon and Le Bouveret,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 13, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/2254.

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