Beasley, Doug

Title

Beasley, Doug
Douglas George Beasley
D G Beasley

Description

14 items. An oral history interview with Doug Beasley (b.1925, 1876732 Royal Ar Force) and photographs of aircrew. He flew operations with 76 Squadron.

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

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2017-11-03

Rights

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Identifier

Beasley, DG

Collection Items

Two Airmen on their bikes
Two airmen sitting on bikes in front of a corrugated lined hut.

This item was sent to the IBCC Digital Archive already in digital form. No better quality copies are available.

Eight Airmen
Eight airmen in a group on grass with a Halifax in the distance.

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Seven airmen at the nose of a Wellington
Seven airmen standing under the nose of a Wellington.
The crew have been named on the reverse.

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Five airmen under a port engine
Five airmen in uniform under the port engine of a Wellington.

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Fumigating at 76 Squadron
Four images:
1. Three airman, two shirtless and one in swimming trunks, using a stirrup pump and fire buckets outside a nissen hut. Caption unreadable.
2. Two airmen (shirtless) washing down nissen hut with hose. Caption '.. AT 76 SQDN'.
3. Three…

Six airmen at Spalding Moor station
Six airmen sitting underneath a railway bridge, captioned '[Holm]e-on-Spalding Moor Station August 1944'.

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Four Men sitting at the Riverside
Four airmen sitting at the side of the river. There six or seven other spectators behind watching the activity on the river. It is captioned 'Off-duty Knaresborough July 1944'.

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Four men in a Boat
One man rowing, three watching. One man in sergeant's uniform. It is captioned 'Off-duty Knaresborough July 1944'.

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Six airmen
Six airmen wearing parachute harnesses. Five are standing in the first image, the sixth sitting on the grass. In the second image they are standing in a line. Both are captioned 'Conversion Unit Marston Moor July 1944'.

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Sergeant W Hearn
A half-length portrait of an airman. He has an air gunner brevet and attached to his collar, a whistle. It is captioned 'Rear Gunner W. Hearn July 1944'.

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Sergeant V G Hewitt
A half-length portrait of an airman. He has an air gunner brevet. It is captioned 'Mid-Air Gunner V G Hewitt July 1944'.

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Sergeant M S McGee
A half length portrait of an airman. He has a wireless operator's brevet and attached to his collar, a whistle. It is captioned 'Wireless Operator M.S. McGee July 1944'.

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Sergeant G Low
A half-length portrait of an airman, captioned 'Bomb Aimer G . Low. July 1944'. He has a bomb aimer brevet and attached to his collar, a whistle.

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Interview with Doug Beasley
At the start of the war, Doug Beasley left school at 16 to start work. Initially a member of the Air Training Corps, he was sent for aircrew selection when he became 18. There was a 12-month wait to enlist as a pilot, so he opted to become a flight…
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Collection Tree

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