Ken Turnham's navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book

LTurnhamK1850743v1.pdf

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Ken Turnham's navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book

Description

Ken Turnham’s RAF Navigator’s, Air Bomber’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book, from 27th October 1943 to 14th April 1945, recording training and operations as a Wireless Operator. Based at RAF Yatesbury (No. 2 Radio School), RAF Mona (No. 8 (Observers) Advanced Flying Unit), RAF Lossiemouth (No. 20 OTU), RAF Langar (1669 Heavy Conversion Unit), RAF Feltwell (No. 3 Lancaster Finishing School) and RAF Witchford (115 Squadron). Aircraft in which flown: Dominie, Proctor, Anson, Wellington, Halifax II, Lancaster, Oxford.
Records a total of 28 completed operations (17 day, 11 night) plus one re-call. Targets in Germany are: Bruchstrasse (Langendreer), Chemnitz, Cologne, Dessau, Dortmund, Dresden, Duisberg, Essen, Hallendorf, Henrichshutte, Hohenbudberg, Hüls, Kiel, Ludwigshaven, Munster, Neuss, Nuremberg, Potsdam, Rheydt, Saltzbergen, Siegen,Trier, Vohwinkel, Wesel and Wiesbaden.
Final entry (April 1945) reads “CERTIFIED COMPLETION OF FIRST TOUR”

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One booklet

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IBCC Digital Archive

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LTurnhamK185074v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Ken Turnham's navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 17, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/22585.

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