Ten men standing on airfield during interview by British Broadcasting Corporation

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Title

Ten men standing on airfield during interview by British Broadcasting Corporation

Description

Five men in uniform, two in flying suits and three in civilian dress standing on an airfield. In the background two Tiger Moths and three unidentified aircraft with a further aircraft inked out. The civilian in the centre is holding a microphone. Overlaid is an explanation note.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1941-10-26

Contributor

Steve Baldwin

Rights

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Format

One b/w photograph with explanatory note

Language

Identifier

PDexterKI1701

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

On 26th October 1941 Dec was chosen out of 200 cadets to broadcast an account of his first solo flight at Hatfield aerodrome. It was a Sunday morning and this is the Phot[sic] taken with Standing the BBC commentator in the centre.
The roughly scratched out on the neg is the prototype De Haviland Mosquito.
At this time Dec was Station Insp. Met. Pol.

Collection

Citation

“Ten men standing on airfield during interview by British Broadcasting Corporation,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 17, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/9370.

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