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  • Collection: North, Geoffrey John

Royal Air Force observer's and air gunner's flying log book for Pilot Officer Geoffrey North, air gunner, covering the period from 17 June 1942 to 29 September 1945. Detailing training, operations, repatriation and post war flying. He was stationed…

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Shield shape with black and white check pattern inside and hooded figure looking left at the bottom. Surrounded by gold scroll work.

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Shield shape with hooded man giving blessing and holding book surrounded by gold scroll work. At the bottom 'München '.

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A flatbed lorry with a dinghy on the back with four men in uniform sitting inside, one wearing goggles, one drinking and another with playing cards. On the back of the lorry a model of a single engine aircraft. In the background a town building. On…

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Caricature of a man in uniform striding to the left with hands in pocket. Caption 'F/O Johnny North DFC, one of Path Finders Aces, Johnny North goes south - (Crafty 48")'.

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Drawing of parchment scroll with motto about possible and impossible .

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A squadron group of Royal Air Force personnel sitting and standing in rows in front of a Wellington. There are two men standing up through the cockpit roof of the aircraft. A number of personnel have numbers appended above or below them. On the…

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Head and shoulders portrait of Geoffrey North wearing tunic with air gunners brevet and peaked cap

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A squadron group of Royal Air Force personnel sitting and standing in rows in front of a Wellington. There are two men standing up through the cockpit roof of the aircraft. On the reverse the title '428 Squadron 1943, Dalton, Feb 1943'. Statements on…

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Forty aircrew in five rows wearing tunic and side caps. In the background the end of a hut with slatted window. Names captioned at the bottom. On the reverse notes on subsequent history of several people in the photograph. Photograph was supplied by…

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Seven aircrew standing in line wearing various clothes in front of a Lancaster with bomb doors open. Geoffrey North is second from left. The ground has a light covering of snow. There is a man standing on the port outboard engines and another walking…

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List events including march, location of camps and other events.

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Notes that Geoffrey North's eldest sibling, Elsie who was involved in manuscript work and typed and prepared for publication the Manuscript of 'Reach for the Sky' concerning the life of Douglas Bader.

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Certifies that Flying Officer G J North is permanently awarded the path finder force badge.

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Letter from Headquarters Pathfinder Force to Flying Officer G J North that he has qualified for the award of the path finder Force badge. Notes that badge can only be worn while he remains in Pathfinder force. Signed by Donald Bennett.

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Certificate stating that John North has been accepted as a member in good stranding of the Air Force Association of Canada.

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Catepillar clubcertificate of membership made out to 'F/O G J North'. Signed by hon sec European Division

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Enlistment notice for G J North into the Royal Air Force reserve with instructions to report to Uxbridge on 21 February 1940

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Letter to R North from RAF Graveley covering enclosure of certificate for permanent award of Path Finder Force badge. Note of regret that there is no new of his son's crew.

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Service and release book for Flight Lieutenant G J North stamped by dispersal centre 29 October 1945. Contains some personal details

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Card with name 'North' and a fingerprint. No other details filled in.

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Prisoner of war document providing personal details, description and two photographs and fingerprint of Geoffrey North. On the reverse location as 'Kgf. Lager de Lw 3'

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Time based navigators log of operation to Bochum on 13 May 1943 completed by navigator Sergeant Bush.

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Membership book with two annual subscription receipts for 1955/56 attached for Clacton-on-Sea branch.

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Pathfinder association club membership card No 1277 available to 15 August 1950 made out to 'F/O G J North DFC'.
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