Trapp, Sylvia


Trapp, Sylvia
Sylvia Vera Trapp
S V Trapp


Five items. An oral history interview with Sylvia Trapp (nee Needham) (b. 1922, 488420 Royal Air Force) and four photographs. She served as a wireless operator in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force at RAF Waddington.

The collection has been loaned to the IBCC Digital Archive for digitisation by Sylvia Trapp and catalogued by Barry Hunter.


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Trapp, SV

Collection Items

Sylvia Trapp
A head and shoulders portrait of Sylvia Trapp in uniform.

Sylvia Trapp's Husband
A colourised head and shoulders image of Sylvia Trapp's husband taken during his training in Canada.
Additional information about this item has been kindly provided by the donor.

Sylvia Trapp and her husband
A head and shoulders image of Sylvia Trapp and her husband. Both are in uniform, he has a bomb aimer brevet.

Sylvia Trapp
A portrait of Sylvia Trapp in uniform.

Interview with Sylvia Trapp
Sylvia Trapp remembers serving in the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force during the war. Describes her training in various stations and her duties as a wireless operator, service life and leisure time at Waddington, how she met her future husband, a…
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