Newspaper cutting

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Title

Newspaper cutting

Description

Squadron Leader Bob Wareing a prisoner of war. Scunthorpe double DFC baled out from blazing plane. Includes head and shoulders portrait of a man wearing uniform tunic with pilot's brevet. Account of how message got back to his wife and that he was recovering from burns. Mentions previous operation on October 1941 against Gneisenau. Mentions that his brother Stanley also holds the DFC.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Format

One newspaper cutting

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Type

Identifier

SWareingR86325v10010, SWareingR86325v20001-0002

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Transcription

[newspaper cutting]
Title
Squadron Leader Bob Wareing – Prisoner of War
Description
Squadron Leader Bob Wareing a prisoner of war. Scunthorpe double DFC baled out from blazing plane. Includes head and shoulders portrait of a man wearing uniform tunic with pilot's brevet. Account of how message got back to his wife and that he was recovering from burns. Mentions previous operation on October 1941 against Gneisenau. Mentions that his brother Stanley also holds the DFC.

Collection

Citation

“Newspaper cutting,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28042.

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