Hammond, Bert

Title

Hammond, Bert
Bertram Hammond
B F Hammond

Description

Two oral history interviews with Bert Hammond. He flew operations as an air gunner with 514 Squadron.
The collection was catalogued by IBCC Digital Archive staff.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2018-09-04

Rights

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Identifier

Hammond, BF

Collection Items

Interview with Bert Hammond. Two
Upon volunteering for aircrew, Bert Hammond completed basic training and formed a crew at 26 Operational Training Unit, RAF Wing. He joined 514 Squadron based at RAF Waterbeach and completed thirty operations, before instructing at RAF Manby. Despite…

Interview with Bert Hammond. One
Bert Hammond was born and brought up in Norwich. He was a grocer’s assistant and an air cadet at the start of the war. He recalls bombing raids on Norwich and a lone aircraft machine gunning female workers leaving the Coleman’s Factory. In 1943,…
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