Sixteen Airmen and an 8000 pound Bomb

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Title

Sixteen Airmen and an 8000 pound Bomb

Description

An 8000 pound bomb on a trolley with 16 airmen arranged behind it. Further behind is a Lancaster. The bomb has written on it 'Merry Christmas from the RCAF. An 8000lb present for Adolph. But if he can read this, he's lucky'. There are christmas decorations including a paper bell on the bomb. It is annotated 'PL19911'.

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Format

One b/w photograph

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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PCothliffKB15090015

Citation

“Sixteen Airmen and an 8000 pound Bomb,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 29, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/24877.

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