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BSangerEWSangerEWv1.pdf
Eric Sanger's personal account of his last operation, of being shot down and his time as a prisoner of war. Detailed account of last operation to Nuremburg on 25 February 1943 in 9 Squadron aircraft from RAF Waddington. Mentions delayed take off and…

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For Pilot Officer Eric William Sangar with some personal details. Note Nuernberg 26.2.43 and Oflag XXIB. Has stamp of prisoner of war paymaster 25 May 1945.

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Welcome to transit camp with instructions for reception, recreational facilities, money equivalents and departures. Second page show map of facility.

LEvansDC2207080v1.pdf
Wireless Operator/Air Gunners flying log book covering the period from 8 October 1943 to April 1953.
Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Yatesbury (2 Radio School), RAF Evanton (8 AGS), RAF Wigtown…

LDickerAHG18112199v1.pdf
Royal Canadian Air Force flying log book for aircrew other than pilot for A H G Dicker, covering the period from 4 July 1944 to 30 April 1953. Detailing his flying training, post war duties with 205 squadron, 52 squadron, 203 squadron and instructor…

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Three airmen standing at the front of a Grumman Goose, behind is a hangar. On the reverse 'AOC's Grumman Goose'.

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Six airmen on the ground and one airman at the damaged mid-upper turret of Lancaster 'EA-D'. On the reverse 'Uncle Tom on the left'.

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Thomas Thomson on the right of a group of six more airmen. They are standing in front of the nose of a Lancaster. On the reverse 'Uncle Tom on the right'.

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An airman examining the damage to a mid-upper turret on Lancaster 'EA-D'. The plexiglass has been damaged.

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Two photographs of seven airmen standing underneath the damaged wing of a Lancaster. 'EA-D'.
On the reverse of the first photograph the annotation reads 'Uncle Tom on left'.
In the second photograph one of the men is pointing out some damage.

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Thomas standing in uniform in a garden. He is wearing his brevet. On the reverse 'Tom'.

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An air-to-air photograph of the starboard side of a Lancaster 'LS-M'. The wing and propellers of the other aircraft frame the image.

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Thomas on his wedding day, standing with his bride, Kathleen Rogers, outside the church.

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A half-length portrait of Thomas, annotated 'With Love Tom'.

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Six airmen standing at the nose of a Lancaster. Thomas Thomson is second from the right.

LHaddowEJ1623118v1.pdf
Navigator’s air bomber’s and air gunner’s flying log book for E J Haddow covering the period from 28 November 1943 to 26 September 1945. Detailing his flying training, operations flown and instructor duties. He was stationed at RAF Wratting…

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The letter advises Thomas Thomson that he cannot purchase his discharge.

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Thomas' Notice Paper, Certified Copy of Attestation and Oath.

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RAF Form 64 issued to Thomas Thomson in November 1940.

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An advice note authorising Thomas Thomson to wear medals.

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A summons for cycling without lights.

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An uncompleted printed document referring to service in the forces.

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A brief biography of Thomas Thomson covering his years in the RAF and after.

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Margaret Hourigan in Women's Auxiliary Air Force uniform with the rank of sergeant

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Wedding group photograph of Douglas Conlon and his English ‘war bride’, Nancy Woolrich, with two bridesmaids and 18 other guests.

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