78 Squadron. Photographs

Title

78 Squadron. Photographs

Description

Seventy three items. Folder subject submitted by donor. Photographs of aircraft, bombs, aircrew and groundcrew.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

78 Sqn Info

Collection Items

Halifax airborne
Front quarter view of a Halifax airborne just above the ground. In the background an Anson and another Halifax.

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Halifax airborne
Front quarter view of a Halifax airborne just above the ground. In the background an Dominie and an Anson.

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Halifax with engines running
Rear quarter view of a Halifax in dispersal with engines running. Top right the nose of another Halifax.

Pilot in cockpit
View looking up at an airman wearing flying jacket and helmet, Mae West/parachute harness, sitting in pilots seat in cockpit of a Halifax.

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Navigator at crew station
An airman wearing flying jacket and helmet, Mae West/parachute harness working with protractor and compasses at navigation station inside fuselage of a Halifax.

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Aircrew
View of the head and shoulders of an airmen wearing flying jacket and helmet writing with pencil at a table inside fuselage of a Halifax.

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Aircrew in bomb aimer position
An airman wearing flying suit and parachute harness lying in bomb aimers position of a Halifax.

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Aircrew in cockpit
An airman wearing flying jacket, Mae West/parachute harness and flying helmet sitting looking at map in cockpit of a Halifax.

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Three airmen and a Halifax
Two ground crew stand either side of a aircrew wearing flying jacket, Mae West/parachute harness. Group is standing under the nose of a Halifax.

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Four airmen and Halifax
Two aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses, the one on the left is standing doing up his gear by two groundcrew (one obscured behind undercarriage wheel). The other aircrew is on the right under the aircraft. In the background two other Halifax…

Aircrew and Halifax
Four aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses stand in line in front of a Halifax. Another airmen stand on the far side behind a trolley accumulator.

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Three airmen and Halifax
One aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harness stands talking to two ground crew in front of a Halifax. Two other Halifaxes in the background.

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Aircrew standing in cockpit of Halifax
An airman wearing parachute harness and flying jacket standing up out of the top of the cockpit of a Halifax looking backward.

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Aircrew standing in cockpit of Halifax
An airman wearing parachute harness and flying jacket standing up out of the top of the cockpit of a Halifax.

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Aircrew standing in cockpit of Halifax
An airman wearing parachute harness and flying jacket standing up out of the top of the cockpit of a Halifax. The aircraft has nine bomb symbols on the front fuselage.

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Two aircrew and Halifax
One airman wearing Mae West/parachute harness stands next to another wearing battledress with sweater underneath and flying boots. On the ground harnesses and parachute packs. Both standing by the rear fuselage of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. In the…

Crew boarding Halifax
Three aircrew, one wearing flying suit climbs into the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. Two other aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses wait to follow. In the background another two Halifax.

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Crew boarding Halifax
Three aircrew, one wearing flying suit climbs into the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. Two other aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses wait to follow. In the background other aircraft.

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Crew boarding Halifax
Two aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses are looking into the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. One airmen wearing battledress with sweater underneath and flying boots is standing watching. Two other airmen, one wearing…

Crew boarding Halifax
Two aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses are looking into the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. One airmen wearing battledress with sweater underneath and flying boots is standing holding a pad of paper. Two other airmen, one…

Crew boarding Halifax
One airman is climbing through the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B', while five others wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses wait in line to board. In the background another Halifax.

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Six aircrew
Six aircrew, one wearing flying jacket climbing into the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'. Five other aircrew wearing flying jackets or suits and Mae West/parachute harnesses some carrying parachute packs wait in line to board through…

Five aircrew
Five aircrew wearing flying suits or jackets, Mae West/parachute harnesses stand in a group by the rear fuselage hatch of a Halifax letters 'MP-B'.

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Five aircrew
Five aircrew wearing Mae West/parachute harnesses, four carrying parachute packs walking past the nose of a Halifax. In the background another bomber.

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Seven aircrew
Seven aircrew walking under the nose of a Halifax.

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