F C Jenkins’ observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book

LJenkins138520v1.pdf

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F C Jenkins’ observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book

Description

Observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book for F C Jenkins, navigator, covering the period from 3 January 1940 to 10 May 1953. Detailing his flying training, operations flown and post war flying duties with 575 squadron, 46 squadron and 14 reserve flying school. He was stationed at RAF Calne, RAF West Fraugh, RAF Lossiemouth, RAF Mildenhall, RAF Stradishall, RAF Luqa, RAF Kabrit, RAF Cranage, RAF Penrhos, RAF Llandwrog, RAF Down Ampney, RAF Blakehill Farm, RAF Broadwell, RAF Welford, RAF Stoney Cross, RAF Manston, RAF Abingdon and RAF Hamble. Aircraft flow in were Anson, Battle, Wellington, Blenheim, Lancaster, Dakota, Oxford, Stirling, Ventura, Viking and Tiger Moth. He flew a total of 56 operations, 27 with 149 squadron, 25 with 148 squadron and 4 with 271 squadron. Targets were Boulogne, Flushing, Kiel, Gelsenkirchen, Berlin, Bremen, Mannheim, Turin, Bordeaux, Milan, Venice, Wilhelmshaven, Brest, Cologne, Duisburg, Tripoli, Benghazi, Rhodes, Menidi, Maleme, Derna, Naples, Messina, Arnhem and Rhine.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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One booklet

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LJenkins138520v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “F C Jenkins’ observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 17, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28421.

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