Simmonds, Jack Edward

Title

Simmonds, Jack Edward
J E Simmonds

Description

An oral history interview with Squadron Leader Jack Simmonds (1920 - 2020, 67595 Royl Air Force). He flew operations as pilot with 77 Squadron until he was shot down and became a prisoner of war.
The collection was catalogued by IBCC Digital Archive staff.

Date

2017-11-14

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

Simmonds, JE

Collection Items

Interview with Jack Edward Simmonds
Jack Simmonds was the son of an RAF serviceman. As a result his childhood was spent moving around a great deal including a few years in Egypt. He joined the RAF and began training as a pilot. He joined 51 Squadron as a Whitley pilot at RAF Dishforth…
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