Initial Training Wing, Paignton

PFOMetheringhamAF19020019.jpg

Title

Initial Training Wing, Paignton
Group of airmen

Description

Forty-five airmen wearing tunics and side caps sitting and standing in four rows. In the background left a three story building with bay windows and columns. Submitted with description 'Group photo of RAF personnel in the grounds of Initial Training Wing, Paignton, September 1940. Rear of photo annotated: "Front row last on right. P/O C.P. Hall? One of the 50 POWs shot by Gestapo after 'Great Escape'. Sagan, Germany 1944/3/25]'.

Date

1940-09

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Type

Format

One b/w photograph mounted on an album page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is property of the Royal Air Force Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre which has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a royalty-free permission to publish it. Please note that it was digitised by a third-party which used technical specifications that may differ from those used by International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive. It has been published here ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre.

Identifier

PFOMetheringhamAF19020019

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Citation

“Initial Training Wing, Paignton,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31208.

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