The Royal Air Force at Mitchell Field

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Title

The Royal Air Force at Mitchell Field

Description

Photograph 1 is a line of airmen and a guard of honour in front of a Lancaster.
Item 1 is a newspaper cutting referring to the arrival of the Lancasters over New York.
Item 2 refers to the arrival of the Lancasters and includes an air to air shot of 12 Lancasters over New York. It is dated 18 July 1946.
Item 3 is a newspaper cutting 'Bronxite in RAF on Goodwill Visit'. A native of the Bronx is on detachment to 35 squadron. The cutting refers to the arrival of 35 squadron in New York.
Photograph 2 is seven airmen captioned 'The crew with Eddy (central) Tommy, Self, Jack, Ted, Tedney, Charlie'.
Photograph 3 is 12 airmen standing in front of a Lancaster captioned 'A good load for an equally good kite Crew & Passengers'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1946-07-18

Rights

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Format

Three b/w photographs and three newspaper cuttings on a scrapbook page.

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Identifier

SMathersRW55201v10017

Temporal Coverage

Citation

“The Royal Air Force at Mitchell Field,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 18, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/9621.

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