Sandy Christison's Log Book

LChristisonA2210273v1.pdf

Title

Sandy Christison's Log Book

Description

Flying log book for navigator’s, air bombers, air gunner’s and flight engineers for Sandy Christison, flight engineer. Covers the period 6th May 1944 to 24th April 1945. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Riccall, RAF Holme-on-Spalding Moor and RAF North Creake. Aircraft flown in were Halifax Mk 2 and Halifax Mk 3. He served with 76 Squadron and 171 Squadron, surviving a forced landing and a bale-out. He flew a total of 37 operations; 36 daylight and one at night. Many operations are simply marked 'ops' or 'special ops'. Targets that are identified are Falaise, Tirlemont, Brest, Sterkrade, Soesterberg, Le Havre, Gelenskirchen and Calais. His pilot on operations was FLight Sergeant Allen.

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Date

1944
1945

Language

Format

One printed book with handwritten annotations

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Contributor

Identifier

LChristisonA2210273v1

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Sandy Christison's Log Book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 28, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/34402.

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