Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

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Title

Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

Description

Writes that there is not much to do in local area but this was just as well as they were very busy and had no spare cash anyway. Mentions pay only at end of month and dangers of mess bills. Writes that he will be going on to bombers, probably Hampdens. Had not flown one yet but was doing night cross countries in Anson. Describes night cross countries in blackout. Discusses family news and that he had not forgotten father's advice on booze.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1941-07-24

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

Five page handwritten letter and envelope

Language

Identifier

SBakerDA19210428v20038

Temporal Coverage

Citation

D A Baker, “Letter from Donald Baker to his mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 25, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25582.

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