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MJenkinsFC59301-150515-01.pdf
A biography of FC Jenkins. It covers his birth and marriage but concentrates on his RAF years. He took part in 58 operations and survived the war to continue in RAF service.

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Award of path finder force badge, Qualified and entitled to wear badge.

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Writes that they had been asked to call on addressee.

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Letter describing Robert's aircraft being shot down, baling out, suffering burns and now a prisoner of war. Yeoman states he was given the letter by a woman when he entered Fecamp.

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Pilot's psalm two verses each starting with 'The lord is my pilot'.

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Two verse song (first is chorus). Humorous verse.

EPillotJWareingJ450126.pdf
She writes she was sorry to hear that Robert was taken to Germany before Le Havre was liberated and was not rescued by allied forces and sent home like others. Describes sending her a message from her husband shortly after he was shot down and…

EGoweEAGWareingJ440829.pdf
Writes expressing deep sorrow that Mr Wareing has been reported missing, from himself and other members of the community.

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He tells her how pleased he is to hear good news regarding her husband. He imparts all the local news, including the birth of a baby boy. Mentions flying bombs giving friends a hard time in London.

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E[Author]JWareingJ441018.pdf
She tells of all her travels and how pleased she is that Bob is no longer ‘missing’ but is a prisoner of war, and hopes he soon recovers from his injuries.

E[Author]HWareingJXX0810.pdf
Writes of her own medical trails and tribulations and other travels and activities. Says Joan must be anxious now Bob is back on operations. Asks how Joan got on at the wedding. Concluded with more gossip.

E[Author]AWareingJ441101.pdf
She thanks Joan for her letter and gift. She was pleased to hear about Bob. She tells her the latest news and that her boyfriend has been reported missing from Arnhem. Thanks her for photograph and catches up with news of friends, tells of her…

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Second version of a brief Resumé of Initial Flying Training and operational experiences on 106 Squadron, led by Wing Commander Bob Allen DSO with sorties against the Scharnhorst and Gneisenau Battleships in the Port of Brest. Slight amendment to…

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Letter of condolence to Joan Wareing from the Padre of the RAF station at Little Staughton. Also mentions he has acted as effects officer and her husbands effects have been sent to the central depository.

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A letter and inventory of the personal effects of Acting Squadron Leader Wareing.

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Informs her that her husband was missing as a result of air operations night 7/8 August 1944.

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Tells her how he gave a lift to an airman who knew her husband. The airman said nice things about her husband.

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Informs her that her husband name was included in a German broadcast on October 24 as a prisoner of war.

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Envelope addressed to Squadron Leader and Mrs Robert Wareing.

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States how pleased they are to know that Mr Wareing is safe in hospital.

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Says how pleased that she has heard from Bob and hopes that she will get more news which will be passed on to them.

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Tells of how pleased they were to hear that Bob is safe, and that a rocket bomb dropped a short distance from school. Also, of the play that is being rehearsed.

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Letter from [indecipherable signature] saying how pleased they are to know that she has heard from Bob.

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Writes that they had been advised by the air ministry not to try and contact two other members of her husband's crew in France to get information about her husband. Contract might jeopardize their position and chances to escape.
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