Popeye mascot

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Title

Popeye mascot

Description

Popeye doll with red scarf, blue jumper and trousers taken on flights by a crew for luck. The word 'Foreign' is written on the back of its neck.
The mascot was recovered from the crash of Lancaster WS-O LM432. The aircraft was flying from Manston to Bardney and crashed near Horsington in Lincolnshire. It was given to Mrs Littlejohn, then a child, by the salvage team.

Additional information about this item has been kindly provided by the donor.

Date

1944-03-28

Temporal Coverage

Format

One Popeye doll

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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.

Identifier

PLittlejohnsQ17010001, PLittlejohnsQ17010002, PLittlejohnsQ17010003

Citation

“Popeye mascot,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 28, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/36176.

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