Hanks, John

Title

Hanks, John
J Hanks

Description

An oral history interview with John Hanks (b.1922, 1453357 Royal Air Force). He served as an armourer and was posted to the Shetlands.

The collection was catalogued by IBCC Digital Archive staff.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2016-06-22

Rights

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Identifier

Hanks, J

Collection Items

Interview with John Hanks
John Hanks joined the RAF and served as an armourer. Describes his role and his duties. Tells of his posting at Swinderby and East Kirkby. Gives a graphic and vivid account of an aircraft crash at RAF Swinderby. Describes comradeship between ground…
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