Didwell, Robert Norman William


Didwell, Robert Norman William
R N W Didwell
Norman Didwell


5 items. Two oral history interviews with Leading Aircraftsman Robert Norman William Didwell (b. 1920, 637410 Royal Air Force) and three photographs . He joined the RAF in 1938 and after training as a rigger served on 99 Squadron equipped with Wellingtons at RAF Newmarket . Subsequently he served at RAF Boscombe Down before going overseas to the middle and far east with Transport Command.

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


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Didwell, RNW

Collection Items

Group Captain Pickard with his dog
Three-quarter length portrait of Group Captain Pickard wearing tunic with pilot’s brevet and peaked cap, standing beside a car, with his dog 'Ming' sat in car.

Young woman
Full face portrait of a young woman wearing striped blouse with bow at neck.

Young woman with hat
Full face portrait of young woman with pearl necklace and flowered hat.

Interview with Robert Norman William Didwell
Interview has intermittent noise and is available only at the International Bomber Command Centre / University of Lincoln.
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