Thorp, John Foster

Title

Thorp, John Foster
J F Thorp

Description

An oral history interview with Warrant Officer John Foster Thorp (1924 - 2018, 1623333 Royal Air Force). He flew completed a tour of operations as a rear gunner with 467 Squadron.

The collection was catalogued by IBCC Digital Archive staff.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2016-04-12

Rights

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Identifier

Thorp, JF

Collection Items

Interview with John Foster Thorp
John Thorp was born and raised in Manchester where he attended North Manchester Grammar School. At seventeen he joined the Home Guard. When he was eighteen he volunteered for the RAF with dreams of becoming a pilot. While waiting at Heaton Park to…
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