Naples 1946

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Naples 1946

Description

Photo 1 is a postcard of the Piazza Mergellina, Naples,
Photo 2 is an aircraft identified as a Junkers with a very distant Lancaster.
Photo 3 is a postcard of Via Partenope and Caste Dell'Ovo, Naples.
Photo 4 is two airmen, identified as F/Lt Alec Gilbert DFC and F/Lt Derek Bidwell. They are standing on a jetty at the sea.
Photo 5 is six men in a boat. Arthur is identified with F/Lt Jack Goodrum in the bows of the boat.
Photo 6 is an airman standing in a park, identified as F/Lt Strang.
Photo 7 is a postcard of Nisida, Naples.
Photo 8 is an airman standing in a park, identified as Warrant Officer Ted Ward and annotated 'Died 1994'.
Photo 9 is a postcard of Santa Lucia col Vesuvio.
Photo 10 is a postcard of a panorama of Naples.
Photo 11 is five airmen and a woman. They are sitting on a balustrade.
Photo 12 is four airman and the same woman leaning on the balustrade.
Photo 13 is the same group of airmen and the woman leaning on the balustrade.
Photo 14 is a postcard of a slightly different panorama of Naples.
Photo 14 is a group of ten airmen including Arthur.

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Format

15 b/w photographs on two album pages

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

PThomasAF20020003,
PThomasAF20020004,
PThomasAF20020005

Transcription

[Photograph]
NAPOLI – PIAZZA MERGELLINA.

[Photograph] NAPOLI – VIA PARTENOPE E CASTEL DELL’OVO.

[Photograph]

A captured Junkers aircraft with one of 149 Squadron’s Lancasters in the background.

[Photograph]

F/Lt Alec Gilbert D.F.C. & F/Lt Derek Bidwell.

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A day trip to Sorrento & a boat ride to one of the interesting caves on the coast. In the bows-F/O A.F. Thomas D.F.M. with F/Lt Jack Goodrum.

[Page break]

[Photograph]

F/Lt Ken Strang.

[Photograph]

Warrant Officer Ted Ward. [Inserted] DIED 1994 [/inserted]

[Photograph] NAPOLI – NISIDA

[Photograph] NAPOLI – SANTA LUCIA COL VESUVIO.

[Page break]

[Photograph] NAPOLI – PANORAMA

[Photograph]

F/O M. Tavernor.
F/Lt Alec Gilbert D.F.C.
Lady friend. F/Lt Derek Bidwell.
F/O G. Alexander.

[Photograph] NAPOLI – PANORAMA

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F/O Jerry Blenkinsop. ? Lady friend.
F/Lt Derek Bidwell. F/O M. Tavernor.
F/Lt Jack Goodrum.

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F/O, G. Alexander. F/O M. Tavernor.
Lady friend. F/Lt Derek Bidwell
F/Lt Ken Strang.

[Photograph]

L to R. F/O Jerry Blenkinsop. F/O A. F. Thomas D.F.M. F/Lt Jack Goodrum F/Lt J.E. Treble D.F.C. F/O T.C. Walsh F/O M. Tavernor.
Front L to R. F/S Lewis W/O Ward F/S Haxby F/ S Haxby ?.

Citation

“Naples 1946,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 24, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/22940.

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