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  • Temporal Coverage starts with "1942-08"

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Writes that he cannot say much due to security. Cannot describe local area as has not been off camp. Says job take until next Wednesday. Asks after children and catches up with family news. Writes of amusing incident.

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Writes he is off on a trip and not to write until she hears from him.

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A wall runs from bottom left to top right with buildings and palm trees to the left and above. To the right centre a fortification. On the reverse addressed to Mr and Mrs H E Hudson writing that he is delighted to have received cross parcel and about…

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An examination paper with 13 questions of which 10 need answered. The questions are in two sections - Bombing and Gunnery.

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Acknowledges earlier telegram and reports he's fit and well.

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Telegram from Frank Hobbs reporting address is RAF Gilgil, Kenya

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Two pictures of Wellington 'HA-A', parked on grass. Left image from rear quarter with two wheeled equipment in foreground and two men under the starboard wing. Right image from the front quarter with a man crouching by boarding ladder under the…

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Peter Lamprey writes complaining that post has been held up but that he has at last received his posting to the next step in training.

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Peter Lamprey starts with some friendly banter and mentions that he has managed some time off. He says the letter was interrupted by some unspecified duty away and concludes with catch up news.

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Two men sunbathing whilst an airman is hiding with his head under a tent made from a chair and a towel. They are seated outside a wooden building. On the reverse 'Humewood Port Elizabeth August 1942'.

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Athlete shaking hands with Group Captain. Behind is the table of prizes and other spectators.

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Runner holding a baton breaking the tape at the end of the race. At the side and on the roof of a hut are spectators seated and standing.

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The men, mostly topless are standing behind the line. Behind on the roof a hut are two seated men.

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Three men facing the camera. The first has a cap, shirt and braces, the second a sun shade, is topless and has a pipe. The third is looking loosely in the direction of the camera. Other spectators are in the background.

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Thirteen men seated on a mound of sand. One man is wearing a sergeant's uniform. One man has a pipe in his mouth. Behind are their huts.

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Ball dropping into the basketball net, watched by three players and four spectators. In the background are the men's huts.

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Four men seated at a table. Eleven other men positioned around. On the wall behind is a board with the message 'Honest Winnie' and an unclear list. On the hut wall is written 'Cigarettes or Camp Money Min 10 Cigs'.

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Four long distance walkers passing a couple of officials, one in airman's uniform. At the side are spectators sitting and standing on the sidelines and on the roof of a hut.

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Discus thrower and discus in the air. He is in a marked circle and is watched by an official, notepad in hand. Two officials are watching the landing spot of the discus. On the left is a small group of spectators. In the distance are many spectators…

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A group of six runners. On the right are a small group of spectators but on the left the main group of spectators are seated and standing on the sidelines and on the roofs of two huts.

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High jumper clears the bar, watched by an official.

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The winner of the running race breaks the tape, closely followed by four runners up. They are watched by a large group of spectators seated and standing on the sidelines and on the roof of two huts.

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The winner of a running race breaks the tape. Behind are two fellow runners. They are watched by a large group of spectators, seated and standing by the sidelines and on the roof of a hut.

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Action shot of a long jumper in mid-air. At the side officials and a man with a rake to smooth the sand. In the background on the sidelines are many spectators.

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Large group of spectators seated and standing by the sidelines and on the roof of a hut.
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