Eight aircrew in front of a Halifax

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Title

Eight aircrew in front of a Halifax

Description

Copy of photograph of eight aircrew all wearing battledress and side caps standing in line in front of a Halifax. Text alongside states 'Warrant Officer Kennedy with the crew of JD166 "G-George" of 10 Squadron, Melborne, August 1943'. Then provides list of names and crew positions.

Date

1943-08

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

One b/w photocopy

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

SJenkinsonLP1316403v10039

Transcription

[Photograph]
Warrant Officer Kennedy and crew of JD166 ‘G-George’ of 10 Squadron, Melbourne, August 1943. Left to right: Sergeant Payne, engineer; Sergeant Round, mid-upper gunner; Sergeant Beard, rear gunner; Flying Officer Rath, navigator; Warrant Officer Kennedy, pilot; Flight Lieutenant Keenan (10 Squadron’s ‘flying’ Adjutant who accompanied many crews on operations as an unofficial extra crew member); Pilot Officer Skinner, bomb-aimer; Sergeant Capstick, wireless operator.
[italics] M.Keenan [/italics]

Citation

“Eight aircrew in front of a Halifax,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 4, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/30634.

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