Wallet, photograph and story

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Title

Wallet, photograph and story

Description

John Casey's wallet salvaged from a Stirling that he bailed out of near Normanton-on-Trent while training on 29 July 1944. Photograph of Rose who was an Irish woman who lived in the same digs as John Casey in Birmingham in 1941.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-07-29

Contributor

Claire Monk

Rights

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.

Format

One leather wallet, one photograph and one page document.

Language

Identifier

PCaseyJ15170001, PCaseyJ15170002, PCaseyJ15170003, PCaseyJ15170004, PCaseyJ1503, PCaseyJ1504

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

This photo along with the wallet was salvaged from the Stirling we bailed out of. Five of us bailed out, five lost their lives. St crashed at Normanton- on- Trent; on the 29-7-1944. Sat night at 6.45.
Rose was an fresh nurse at Selly Oak Hospital. She lived in the same digs as me in Birmingham 1941
R Kearemy
8.11.41

Collection

Citation

“Wallet, photograph and story,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 12, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/2494.

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