Les Jackson’s flying log book for navigators, air bombers, air gunners, flight engineers

LJacksonL1897934v1.pdf

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Les Jackson’s flying log book for navigators, air bombers, air gunners, flight engineers

Description

Flying log book for navigators, air bombers, air gunners, flight engineers for L Jackson, air gunner, covering the period from 28 May 1944 to 16 June 1947. Detailing his flying training, operations flown and instructor duties. He was stationed at RAF Bishops Court, RAF Peplow, RAF Lichfield, RAF Blyton, RAF Elsham Wolds, RAF Scampton and RAF Lindholme. Aircraft flown in were Anson, Wellington and Lancaster. He flew a total of 11 operations with 103 squadron, 7 daylight and 4 night. Targets were Misberg, Nuremberg, Hanau, Bremen, Hildseheim, Paderborn, Nordenhausen, Lutzkendorf, Heligoland and Berchtesgarden. He also flew 3 Manna to Rotterdam, 1 Exodus and 1 Dodge to Pomigliano, with 103 squadron. He flew post war duties with 57 squadron.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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One booklet

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LJacksonL1897934v1

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Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Les Jackson’s flying log book for navigators, air bombers, air gunners, flight engineers,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 5, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28011.

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