Airmen on beds and armourers



Airmen on beds and armourers


Top - four airmen, one lying on bed and three sitting on the other side. In the foreground a bed and table with mug. In the background clothes on hangers. Submitted with description '4 RAF airmen relaxing on beds.One of these is stated to be F/Sgt W S McPhail, 106 Sqn'.
Bottom - two airmen loading a bomb into an aircraft. In the background three parked Lancasters. Submitted with description 'Photo of two 106 Sqn armourers with a bomb under a Lancaster. The armourer to the right in the photograph is stated to be "Nobby Hall'.



Two b/w photographs mounted on an album page


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