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Cover of this scrapbook, made from the fabric of Mieczysław Stachiewicz's crashed Wellington.

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A homemade circular scale rule for calculating True Horse Power. On one side is a worked example complete with crossing outs and on the other are the different inputs required. The marker needles are missing.

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View of collection of documents including log book and passport along with 9 Squadron Badge and photographs of John Turner and a Wellington airbourne.

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Cloth pilots brevet with kings crown

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At top a pyramid with sun rising behind. In centre an eagle, below 47 at bottom a motto, 'Sans Peur'.

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Squadron crest with IX Bomber Squadron with bat symbol in centre, motto 'per noctem volamus'.

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Four medals, 1939-45 Star, Aircrew Europe Star, Defence medal and War Medal 1939-1945.

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A pair of gloves, the left hand one in its mitten configuration, the other in glove configuration (the portion over the wrist and lower arm can be turned over and zipped around the hand), in the palm of the mitten are a pair of Royal Air Force…

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A fragment of a parachute on which is written ‘Anzac Day 25.4.45, In M-Mike, Berchsgarten (Hitler’s Hang Out), 460 Squadron crest and moto strike and return, 460 Sqdn, F/O "Lofty" Payne, (WA), F/Sgt W A Stanley (Vic), Col Fraser, ( " ), "Buck"…

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Display with envelope addressed to W G Badnell, handwritten note, list of campaign stars, clasps and medals from Under-secretary State for War. Four medals: Defence Medal, France and Germany Star, 10390-1945 Star and War Medal 1939-45.

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Japanese government one cent note - in English and Japanese.

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50 Squadron anniversary event badge marked 'HA M LA'.

Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor.

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Cigarette lighter mounted on a wooden base with model Spitfire on brass rod.

Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor.

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Brass cross with star behind on blue ribbon with 12 gold stars in circle.

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BBC 78 RPM vinyl disk Gordon Cruickshank recorded in August 1944.

Joined RAF in 1938 and Bomber Command in 1941 as an air gunner. Started operations in 1942 and completed first tour of 31 trips at end of November 1942. Says was badly shot up on…

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Orange and grey dog tags

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Rear of medal ribbons including War Medal 1939-1945, Defence Medal and Aircrew Europe Star

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Badge with eagle and tilted crown

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Metal badge with crown wreath and RAF

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Gold and cloth cap badge with crown and eagle

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Gold and cloth cap badge with crown and eagle

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Gold wire brevet with silver AG

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Brevet wit AG in centre

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Brevet with AG in centre

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Cloth brevet

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