Martin, William James


Martin, William James
W J Martin


Four items.
The collection concerns Flight Sergeant William James Martin, (b. 1924, 1822340 Royal Air Force) and contains his log book and photographs. He flew operations as a flight engineer with 57 Squadron.

The collection has been loaned to the IBCC Digital Archive for digitisation by Robert Martin and catalogued by Nigel Huckins.




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Martin, WJ

Collection Items

W J Martin's flying log book
Flying log book for W.J. Martin, flight engineer covering the period from 3 April 1944 to 13 November 1945. Detailing his flying training, operations and instructional duties. He was stationed at RAF East Kirkby, RAF St Athan, RAF Swinderby, RAF…

Seven aircrew all wearing battledress with brevet, four standing and three squatting in front all with arms round each other. Man back left smokes a pipe. In the background part of a bomber. The same photograph is mounted in his log book with names…

Flight engineer
Head and shoulders portrait of an airman wearing tunic with sergeant rank and light engineer brevet and a side cap. Velvet curtain in the background.

William Martin
Head and shoulders portrait of an airman wearing battledress with flight engineer brevet, nametag and flying helmet and goggles.
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