Letter to Mrs K Brett from the Air Ministry

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Title

Letter to Mrs K Brett from the Air Ministry

Description

Covers a report from the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Enquiry Service in Germany. Describes crash of her husbands aircraft which came down 20 miles south of Hamburg. Bodies of some crew were recovered but apart from Flt Sgt Green none were identified. Subsequent visits to the graves identified them as Sgt McLaughlin, Sgt Bayford, Plt Off Bowden and Flt Sgt Green. Investigating officer surmised her husband after bail out was he fell in marshy peatlands and lost his life.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1947-01-15

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

Two page typewritten letter

Language

Identifier

EAirMinBrettKFM470115

Temporal Coverage

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Letter to Mrs K Brett from the Air Ministry,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 31, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/26446.

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