Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents

EWakefieldHEWakefiledWE-[Mo]430924.pdf

Title

Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents

Description

Writes about operations to Hanover and Mannheim. Describes fires after attacks, poor German defences and German fighter attacks. Offers some sympathy to Germans on the ground and describes a fighter attacking them. Describes their first trip to Hanover and feeling nervous and relates other impressions. Writes of his reactions to operations. Continues with other gossip and mentions rest between operations and that they will do 30 and then have a rest.

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Date

1943-09-24

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Format

Seven page handwritten letter and envelope

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

EWakefieldHEWakefiledWE-[Mo]430924

Citation

H E Wakefield, “Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 6, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/33700.

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