Three 106 Squadron pilots

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Title

Three 106 Squadron pilots

Description

Half length image of three pilots wearing tunics with brevet and (the right hand two also medal ribbons), with peaked caps standing in front of a Lancaster with Mickey Mouse nose art. Submitted with description 'Photo of, left to right, S/Ldr John Searby, W/Cdr Guy Gibson, S/Ldr Peter Ward-Hunt - all of 106 Sqn. In background is Lancaster ED593 "Admiral Prune II", Gibson's aircraft. Location RAF Syerston, 1943'.

Date

1943

Temporal Coverage

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

PFOMetheringhamAF19040040

Citation

“Three 106 Squadron pilots,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 28, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31282.

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