Aircraft

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Title

Aircraft

Description

Left page - top left - head on view of a parked Lincoln. Captioned 'Avro Lincoln'.
Top right - side view of a parked four engine bomber. Both top images captioned 'KM-J, 44 (Rhodesia) Sq, RAF Mildenhall'.
Bottom left 'front quarter view of a parked B-17. Captioned 'B-17 Fortress, RAF Mildenhall'.
Bottom right - side view of a parked B-29. Captioned 'B-29 Super Fortress, RAF Mildenhall, bombing trials'. Right page - top left - on the floor centre an inflated dinghy, behind on a stand a sail boat. Both inside a hangar with door in the background. Captioned 'Airborne lifeboat'.
Bottom left - side view of a parked York. Captioned 'Avro York, (based on Lancaster used common parts)'. Top right - front quarter view of a Meteor jet parked on grass. Captioned 'Gloster Meteor'.
Bottom right - rear quarter view of a Vampire jet parked on grass with hangar behind and another propeller aircraft on left. Captioned 'De Haviland Vampire'. Both right photographs captioned 'First two operational in RAF'.

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Type

Format

Eight b/w photographs mounted on two album pages

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PDentJ20020008

Collection

Citation

“Aircraft,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 27, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31471.

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