John Cox’s pilots flying log book. Two

LCoxJ133397v2.pdf

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John Cox’s pilots flying log book. Two

Description

Pilots flying log book for John Cox, covering the period from 14 June 1944 to 16 March 1945. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Newton, RAF Peplow, RAF Sandtoft, RAF Hemswell, RAF Wickenby, POW Triesdorf, RAF Cosford, RAF Folkingham and RAF Mongewell Park. Aircraft flown in were, Oxford, Anson, Wellington, Halifax, Lancaster and Lincoln. He flew a total of 2 Daylight and 18 night time operations with 626 Squadron before going missing on his 21st operation to Nuremburg and becoming a prisoner of war. Targets were, Karlsruhe, Essen, Ludwigshaven, Ulm, Bonn, Gelsenkirchen, Nuremberg, Munich, Wiesbaden, Kleve, Dresden, Chemnitz, Dortmund, Duisburg, Pforzheim, Dessau and Kassel. Following his repatriation in May 1945, It lists his flying in June 1946 and August 1949, also his civilian flying from Biggin Hill in 1969.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Mike Connock

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One booklet

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LCoxJ133397v2

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “John Cox’s pilots flying log book. Two,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 31, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/26909.

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