Lancasters for peace

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Title

Lancasters for peace

Description

Rear quarter view taken over the top of engine of another aircraft of a silver Lancaster parked on dispersal with trees in the background. Captioned 'Photo by courtesy of P Day. Lancasters for Peace. Painted silver and without armament these aircraft were used for ordnance survey work in Africa. PA474 on dispersal at Tabora central Tanganyika 1952'. This aeroplane became the Battle of Britain memorial Lancaster'.

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Date

1952

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Format

One b/w photograph mounted on a document page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is property of Delphine S Stevens who has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0) permission to publish it. Please note that it was digitised by a third-party which used technical specifications that may differ from those used by International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive. It has been published here ‘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.

Identifier

PChadwickR19040091

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Citation

P Day, “Lancasters for peace,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed January 24, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/24325.

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