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  • Collection: Edgar, Alfred George

Three airmen standing outside a brick building. On the reverse 'L to R Rid, Don, Johnny'.

Half length portrait of Alan Edgar in uniform with pilot brevet. On the reverse 'Regards to Eddie & Kay from your old pal [indecipherable] Upwood May 1945'.
It is stamped 'Royal Australian Air Force Official Photograph'.

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Lord Mountbatten chatting to five men, including Alan Edgar in the background. On the reverse is annotated 'A G Edgar in background after meeting Mountbatten BEE85'.

Alan in dress uniform with his wife in evening dress.

Half length portrait of a woman carrying a large format film cassette. Behind her is a framed portrait of the Queen.

Alan Edgar, a man and two women standing drinking. Alan is in uniform and the ladies are in evening dresses. The other man is wearing a dinner jacket.

Filming of 'The Dam Busters' involving cameras and large lighting units. Michael Redgrave as Barnes Wallis and Richard Todd as Guy Gibson are talking in front of a building.
On the reverse 'Filming "the Dambusters" Richard Todd is wearing AG…

A sequence of three vertical aerial photographs of a dockyard area. The docks are at the edge of a River Ouse and running into this is the Dutch river. The images are captioned 'Millard 7.10.93' and '1, 2 and 3'. Millard is the bomb aimer.

A half length portrait of a flight engineer George Charles Bedford (1874069 Royal Air Force).

He was the Flight Engineer on A G Edgar's crew in 1944 on 49 Squadron at RAF Fiskerton and with 83 Squadron at RAF Coningsby.

An aerial oblique view of Lincoln Cathedral and the city. St.Giles school and the residential areas surrounding it can be seen to the left of the photograph. Lincoln Cathedral and Castle are visible in the direct centre, with Lincoln Crown Court…

An oblique aerial photograph of a large industrial complex to the south of the city of Lincoln. The industrial area to the top of the photograph became known as New Boultham, whereas the buildings in the centre, a mix of industrial and residential,…

Two former crew members inside a Lancaster. On the back
'Bob Brooks (Australia) Navigator
Alan Edgar DFC Pilot'

Alan Edgar and four of his wartime crew. They are standing under the Lancaster at RAF Scampton. A Grand Slam bomb can be seen in the background. On the reverse the five crew members are identified with their crew role.

An air-to-air view of Canberra, WT 362 flying upside down over clouds.

Air-to-air view of three Canberras in formation over clouds. WT335, WT331 and WT332.

27 Canberras flying overhead, taken from underneath.

Four images of 18 Canberras taken from underneath.
The second image has a Crown Copyright stamp and 'North Weald 15 Sept 54'.
The third and fourth have Nelson's column with the Canberras above.

An air-to-air view of six Lincolns flying toward sthe camera.


16 airmen arranged in front of a Vulcan

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An Avro Lincoln RA682 that has swung on landing and the undercarriage collapsed. The propellers are all showing damage. It is annotated 'SCM 2780/G Crashed Aircraft 24.4.51'.

42 airmen arranged at the front of a Canberra outside a hangar. In a second photograph the group has moved to the side slightly to give a port side view of the Canberra with the 42 airmen arranged in front.

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Full length portrait of an airman. On the reverse is 'Dudley Snooke Age 20. Killed on Active Service Sept 28th.'

66 airmen arranged in five rows in front of a brick building. The airmen have trainee flashes on their sidecaps.

Large group of airmen arranged in six rows in front of a hangar. At the front there is a large squadron crest. On the reverse are the signatures of 17 of those present.

A group of eleven footballers in kit plus three officers and three civilians. At the front are three cups.

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