Newspaper cutting - Leicester and Loughborough officers awarded DFC

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Title

Newspaper cutting - Leicester and Loughborough officers awarded DFC

Description

Mentions Pilot Officer Harry Charles Tabony and Pilot Officer Harold Ernest Wakefield.

Date

1944-10

Temporal Coverage

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Type

Format

One newspaper cutting

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

NWakefieldHE171016-02

Transcription

Pilot Officer Harold Ernest Wakefield, RAFVR, No. 51 Squadron, who comes from Leicester, was born in 1923 in Derbyshire. He was educated at Wyggeston [sic] School. He enlisted for wireless operator in 1942, and was commissioned in 1944.

Citation

Leicester Evening Mail, “Newspaper cutting - Leicester and Loughborough officers awarded DFC,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 27, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/33774.

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