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- Contributor is exactly "Nick Cornwell-Smith"
Tags: 166 Squadron; aircrew; bale out; bomb aimer; bombing; C-47; Dominie; Dulag Luft; Halifax; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; operational training unit; prisoner of war; Proctor; RAF Cosford; RAF Cottesmore; RAF Cranwell; RAF Husbands Bosworth; RAF Yatesbury; shot down; training; Wellington; wireless operator
Tags: 57 Squadron; 9 Squadron; air gunner; air sea rescue; aircrew; anti-aircraft fire; bale out; bombing; crash; flight engineer; Gneisenau; Ju 88; Lancaster; Lancaster finishing school; military ethos; military service conditions; Operation Manna (29 Apr – 8 May 1945); RAF East Kirkby; RAF Swinderby
Tags: 300 Squadron; 626 Squadron; aircrew; crash; crewing up; Halifax; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; operational training unit; propaganda; RAF Bridgnorth; RAF Calveley; RAF Cranfield; RAF Hemswell; RAF Hixon; RAF Sandtoft; RAF South Cerney; RAF Ternhill; RAF West Freugh; RAF Wickenby; RAF Yatesbury; take-off crash; Wellington; wireless operator / air gunner
Tags: 76 Squadron; air sea rescue; aircrew; bombing; crewing up; flight engineer; ground crew; Halifax; Halifax Mk 2; Halifax Mk 3; Halifax Mk 5; heavy conversion unit; Ju 88; Lancaster; McIndoe, Archibald (1900-1960); operational training unit; perception of bombing war; propaganda; RAF Holme-on-Spalding Moor; RAF Marston Moor; RAF St Athan; RAF Torquay; training; V-1; Wellington