Herbert Davy's log book

LDavyH1852721v1.pdf

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Herbert Davy's log book

Description

Extract from the flying log book for Herbert Davy, air gunner covering the period from 14 September 1943 to 3 October 1944. It details his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Morpeth, RAF Wymeswold, RAF Lindholme, RAF Hemswell and RAF Wickenby. Aircraft flown in were Anson, Wellington, Halifax and Lancaster. He flew a total of 34 operations; two whilst at OTU and 32 with 626 Squadron, 15 daylight and 19 night. Targets were Flers, Evreux, Gelsenkirchen, Paris, Dijon, Le Havre, Boulogne, Siracourt, Crecy, Caen, Tours, Courtrai, Kiel, Stuttgart, Brunswick, Paulliac, Ferme du Forestal, Volkel, Ertvelde Rieme, Stettin, Frankfurt, Neuss, Eindhoven, Calais, Cap Griz Nez and Westkappelle. His pilot on operations was Pilot Officer Collens.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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LDavyH1852721v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Herbert Davy's log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 10, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/33534.

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