Hampden aircraft and crews

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Title

Hampden aircraft and crews

Description

Left page.

Top left - head and shoulders portrait of Sergeant Stephen Dawson wearing tunic with pilot brevet and side cap. Captioned 'Brand new wings, June 40'. Top right - looking down on aircrew wearing flying helmet in the rear gunners position on a Hampden. Captioned 'Monkey Phipps and twin VGOs'. On the reverse 'Sgt Phipps, 1st W/Op and A/G after Sgt Campbell'.

Bottom left - looking down on aircrew wearing flying helmet in the rear gunners position of a Hampden. Captioned 'Paddy Campbell in the cupola'. On the reverse 'Sgt Campbell, 1st wireless operator and air gunner'. Bottom right - half length portrait of a sergeant sitting wearing tunic with pilots brevet. Captioned 'Laurie Hinde'. On the reverse 'Laurie Hinde, 2nd pilot and navigator'.

Right page.

Top - a Hampden with squadron letters 'VN' standing on dispersal with hedge and building in the background. Captioned 'F for Freddie, the kite'.

Middle - four aircrew wearing flying jackets standing by the wing root of a Hampden with aircraft letter 'F'. Captioned 'The crew, Sgt Campbell - lower gunner and second W/Op, Sgt Phipps - W/Op and upper gunner, Sgt Dawson - captain and pilot, Sgt Hinde - navigator bomb aimer and second pilot'. On the reverse 'L-R, Sgt Campbell W/Op, Sgt Phipps, lower gunner (now W/Op), Self, pilot, Sgt Hinde, navigator'.

Bottom - four airmen sitting on top of a Hampden parked on dispersal. Captioned 'The ground crew'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1940-06

Rights

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Format

Seven b/w photographs mounted on two album pages

Type

Identifier

PDawsonSR16010417, PDawsonSR16010418, PDawsonSR16010419, PDawsonSR16010420, PDawsonSR16010421, PDawsonSR16010422, PDawsonSR16010423, PDawsonSR16010424, PDawsonSR16010425, PDawsonSR16010426, PDawsonSR16010427, PDawsonSR16010428

Temporal Coverage

Citation

“Hampden aircraft and crews,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 12, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6806.

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