Maltby, David John Hatfeild


Maltby, David John Hatfeild
D J H Maltby


Seven items. The collection concerns Squadron Leader David John Hatfeild Maltby DSO, DFC (1920 - 1943, 60335 Royal Air Force) and consists of his pilot's flying log book and documents. David Maltby completed a tour operations as a pilot in Hampdens, Manchester and Lancasters with 106 and 97 Squadrons at RAF Coningsby before being posted to 617 Squadron at RAF Scampton. He successfully attacked the Möhne Dam in May 1943.

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

Additional information on David John Hatfeild Maltby is available via the IBCC Losses Database.




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Maltby, DJH

Collection Items

David Maltby's pilot's flying log book
Royal Air Force pilot's flying log book for Squadron Leader David Maltby covering the period from 20 August 1940 to 13 September 1943. Detailing his flying training and operations flown and instructor duties. He was stationed at RAF Uxbridge, RAF…

Letter to DJH Maltby to attend an Investiture
An invitation to attend an investiture at Buckingham Palace.

Telegram to DJH Maltby from Arthur Harris
The telegram congratulates him on the award of a DSO.

Telegram to Flight Lieutenant Maltby
A telegram to DJH Maltby congratulating him on award of DSO.
On the reverse 'Telegram from Guy Gibson VC'.

Telegram to DJH Maltby
The telegram congratulates him from Coningsby and Woodhall.

DJH Maltby Officer's service record
His service record after receiving his commission.

DJH Maltby Service Record
RAF Form 543 recording DJH Maltby's service record.
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