Group of air and ground crew

P78Sqn17030029.jpg
P78Sqn17030030.jpg

Title

Group of air and ground crew

Description

Eleven airmen mostly wearing battledress with side or peaked caps squatting and standing in two rows under the port wing of a Halifax. Three in the back row right side have visible brevet. One man third from left front row wearing overalls is holding a practice bomb. On the reverse 'Air and ground crew of S-Sugar "C" Flight No 78 Squadron, RAF Breighton 1943. From left to right: F/Sgt Larry Coates RCAF (Mid Upper Gunner); P/O Eric Pritchard (Flight Engineer); F/Lt Bill Rodney DFC RCAF (Pilot); F/Lt Ted Jones (Navigator); Flt Art Hicks (Bomb Aimer) (C. Richards)'.

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Date

1943

Temporal Coverage

Type

Format

One b/w photograph

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

P78Sqn17030029, P78Sqn17030030

Citation

“Group of air and ground crew,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 11, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/32777.

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