William Shaw’s navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book

LShawWH189217v1.pdf

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William Shaw’s navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book

Description

Navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book for W H Shaw, wireless operator, covering the period from 26 November 1943 to 16 February 1947. Detailing his flying training, operations flown and post war flying with 37 squadron, 168 maintenance unit, transit aircraft section and middle east communications and support. He was stationed at RAF Yatesbury, RAF Evanton, RAF Aqir, RAF Abu Sueir, RAF Tortorella, RAF Shallufa and RAF Heliopolis. Aircraft flown in were Dominie, Proctor, Anson, Wellington, Liberator, Dakota, Argus, Warwick, York and Oxford. He flew two operations with 37 squadron. Targets were Verona and Freilassing. The log book also contains a portrait photo of him and two photos of the targets. It also lists his civilian flying details.

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One booklet

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IBCC Digital Archive

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

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LShawWH189217v1

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “William Shaw’s navigator’s, air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 18, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/24023.

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