Thorp, John Foster


Thorp, John Foster
J F Thorp


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.

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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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