Lancaster and group of aircrew

PFOMetheringhamAF19030009.jpg

Title

Lancaster and group of aircrew

Description

Top - front quarter view of a Lancaster parked with another in the distance on the right. Submitted with description 'Lancaster at dispersal on unidentified airfield. Annotated as "'G' George Aug 1943. Vic Coles' kite. Photo by Bill Haig." This Lancaster was ZN-G, the aircraft of P/O Vic Cole, 106 Sqn'.
Bottom - five aircrew, four wearing battledress and side caps and the fifth seated front left wears a tunic with pilot's brevet and peaked cap. Two sitting and three standing all in front of a hut with windows left and right. Submitted with description 'Five RAF airmen in battledress outside a hut -50 Sqn, April 1943. Location unknown. W/Cdr R E Baxter seated on left at front'.

Type

Format

Two b/w photographs 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

PFOMetheringhamAF19030009

Citation

“Lancaster and group of aircrew,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed January 19, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31221.

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