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- Coverage is exactly "Second generation"
Tags: 12 Squadron; 460 Squadron; aircrew; bombing; Bombing of Peenemünde (17/18 August 1943); Cook’s tour; crewing up; Distinguished Flying Cross; Distinguished Flying Medal; Normandy campaign (6 June – 21 August 1944); RAF Binbrook; RAF Kenley; RAF Lichfield; RAF Lindholme; RAF Uxbridge; RAF Wickenby; Tiger force; training; wireless operator
Tags: Bennett, Donald Clifford Tyndall (1910-1986); bombing; bombing of Dresden (13 - 15 February 1945); Chadwick, Roy (1893-1947); childhood in wartime; Goering, Hermann (1893-1946); Harris, Arthur Travers (1892-1984); Lancaster; perception of bombing war; petrol bowser; Portal, Charles (1893-1971); RAF Coningsby; RAF Waddington; Wallis, Barnes Neville (1887-1979)
Tags: 106 Squadron; 57 Squadron; air gunner; aircrew; B-17; bale out; bombing; Distinguished Flying Cross; final resting place; Gneisenau; Hampden; heavy conversion unit; heirloom; killed in action; lack of moral fibre; Lancaster; Lancaster finishing school; memorial; mine laying; Morse-keyed wireless telegraphy; Normandy campaign (6 June – 21 August 1944); operational training unit; RAF Cranwell; RAF East Kirkby; RAF Finningley; RAF Husbands Bosworth; RAF Market Harborough; RAF Metheringham; RAF Polebrook; RAF Syerston; RAF Upper Heyford; RAF West Freugh; RAF Wigsley; Royal Observer Corps; Scharnhorst; Stirling; take-off crash; training; wireless operator / air gunner
Tags: 50 Squadron; anti-aircraft fire; bale out; bombing; crewing up; Distinguished Flying Cross; heavy conversion unit; Home Guard; Lancaster; Manchester; mid-air collision; operational training unit; RAF Little Rissington; RAF North Luffenham; RAF Skellingthorpe; RAF Swinderby; RAF Westcott; training; Wellington
Tags: 106 Squadron; 95 Squadron; aircrew; Cheshire, Geoffrey Leonard (1917-1992); fitter engine; flight engineer; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; memorial; operational training unit; perception of bombing war; prisoner of war; RAF Halton; RAF St Athan; RAF Syerston; Sunderland; training; Victoria Cross
Tags: 102 Squadron; 103 Squadron; aircrew; bombing; Distinguished Flying Cross; ethnic or religious minorities; Halifax Mk 3; military ethos; Mosquito; operational training unit; Pathfinders; perception of bombing war; pilot; RAF Elsham Wolds; RAF Kinloss; RAF Pocklington; RAF Riccall; Stalag Luft 1; Stalag Luft 3; Whitley