Souvenir piece of Lancaster

PWoolfAS1705.jpg

Title

Souvenir piece of Lancaster

Description

Piece of metal with note that this was a piece of Arthur Woolf's Lancaster retrieved from crash site during visit to a French family who helped him after he baled out.

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Format

Piece of metal and handwritten note

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PWoolfAS1705

Transcription

A SOUVENIR PIECE OF MY LANCASTER AIRCRAFT PA.992, LE-Y, RETRIEVED BY ME FROM ITS ORIGINAL CRASH-SITE NEAR TRAMONT-LASSUS, MEURTHE-ET-MOSELLE, IN EASTERN FRANCE, A LITTLE TIME AFTER THE END OF THE WAR, DURING A “VISIT OF THANKS” TO MY “SAVIOUR” MADAME ROSE DUPRÉ, AND HER BROTHER, HENRI, ON THAT FATEFUL NIGHT OF 24/25 JULY, 1944.

[Piece of metal]

Citation

A Woolf, “Souvenir piece of Lancaster,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/30956.

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