Royal visit to RAF Bircham Newton

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Title

Royal visit to RAF Bircham Newton

Description

Top - the Queen and princesses at the doorway of a Hudson with an RAF flight sergeant on the left. Submitted with description 'Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret exiting 206 Sqn Hudson B-VX. RAF Bircham Newton, January 1941'. Middle - an RAF flight sergeant helping the Queen from the doorway of a Hudson. Submitted with description 'F/Sgt Wilson helping Queen Elizabeth from 206 Sqn Hudson B-VX on visit to RAF Bircham Newton, January 1941'. Bottom - the King and Queen talking to two airmen wearing sheepskin jackets and side caps. Submitted with description 'King George VI and Queen Elizabeth talking to two airmen at RAF Bircham Newton, January 1941'.

Date

1941-01

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Type

Format

Three 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

PFOMetheringhamAF19030017

Citation

“Royal visit to RAF Bircham Newton,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 24, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31237.

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