Emmerich and Terry Ford's crew

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Title

Emmerich and Terry Ford's crew

Description

Four photographs from an album. Photo 1 is a target photograph of Emmerich. The river Rhine is visible but no ground detail. Photo 2 and 3 are Terry and Eddy at the controls on the way home from the Emmerich operation. Photo 4 is six airmen and a WAAF standing outside a Nissen hut, captioned 'The occupants of hut I9 and our batwoman. Namely: Reg, Self, Don Calloway, Joyce Lerigo, Eric Parsons, Terry & John Winter'. A second slightly different scan is included with some missing text.

Date

1944-10-07

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Type

Format

Four b/w photographs on an album page

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Identifier

PFordTA17040008,
PFordTA17040009

Transcription

[Photograph]
1883 MEP. 7.10.44// 8 12,000 [symbol] 110° 1433.
EMMERICH. N. 1 x 4000. 15 x 4.C. 29 SECS. F/O FORD. Y. 75.

ABOVE :- The daylight raid on EMMERICH (on the River Rhine) was a great success and the conflagration was well under weigh [sic] when we arrived. We carried our squadron commander in the rear turret and he could see the smoke billowing up to 100,000 ft many miles away when we were on return route.

[Photograph]
Terry and Eddy on the way home.
[Photograph]

BELOW :- The occupants of hut 19 and our batwoman. Namely: Reg, Self, Dan Calloway, Joyce Lerigo, Eric Parsons, Terry and John Winter.
[Photograph]

Citation

“Emmerich and Terry Ford's crew,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 24, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/23980.

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