Turner Field

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Title

Turner Field

Description

The top left photograph on the left page shows accommodation huts with the caption "THE BARRACKS".
The top right photograph on the left page shows fields with trees in the background, and captioned "PLAYING FIELDS".
The bottom left photograph on the left page shows trees with buildings in the background. It is captioned "THE CHAPEL".
The bottom right photograph on the left page shows military personnel on parade with accommodation blocks in the background. The photograph is captioned "RETREAT PARADE 'B' SQUADRON TO THE FORE."
The top left photograph on the right page shows a patch of land with huts, buildings and poles in the background, it is captioned "THE FLIGHT LINE".
The top right photograph on the right page shows a man in military uniform standing in an accommodation hut, with the caption "READY FOR INSPECTION".
The bottom left photograph on the right page shows a man sitting in bed holding a pen and paper in an accommodation hut. The photograph is captioned "SHONK WTITES HOME."
The bottom right photograph on the right page shows a dog curling up with puppies on a bed, captioned "PEGGY AND PUPS."
Both left and right pages are captioned "TURNER FIELD".
On the reverse of the photograph on the top left on the left page shows a stamp dated "APR 7 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and the number 38.
On the reverse of the photograph on the bottom right on the left page shows a stamp dated "APR 17 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and an indecipherable number.
On the reverse of the photograph on the top left on the right page shows a stamp dated "APR 17 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and an indecipherable number.
On the reverse of the photograph on the top right on the right page shows a stamp dated "APR 17 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and the number "41".
On the reverse of the photograph on the bottom left on the right page shows a stamp dated "APR 26 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and the number "41".
On the reverse of the photograph on the bottom right on the right page shows a stamp dated "APR 26 1942" and "McCOLLUM'S PHOTO SHOP ALBANY. GA". and the number "41". Also handwritten are the words "Peggy and Pups".

Date

1942-04-07
1942-04-17
1942-04-26

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

8 b/w photographs

Rights

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Identifier

PBraithwaiteW19010013, PBraithwaiteW19010014

Citation

“Turner Field,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 29, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/43797.

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