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Poland's highest military award. 301 Bomber Squadron Land of Pomerania, Defenders of Warsaw

Fifty one personnel of differing ranks , some in the rear are RAF trainees wearing tunic and white flash side caps, other may be staff or from other air forces. Personnel in front are sitting and those behind standing. In the background an imposing…

Text on cover reads 'Letters written by W E Akrill (Billy) (aged 13), to his father, who was in hospital in 1935'. Includes two colour drawings taken from Billy Akrill's letters. Top drawing shows a hill with trees on left side and house on top, a…

Top left - newspaper article 'Americans don't know us says"goodwill gunner".' Noted that Warrant Officer Arthur Pearce has just returned from goodwill tour of the United States with a view that Americans know nothing about Britain and have no idea of…

Album cover with crest and 'Haddon Hall Stationery'

A reconnaissance photograph showing a large town with a river running from lower left to top right. A station and marshalling yard are in the middle of the left half and a further marshalling yard and the aero-engine factory are on the upper right…

A chart book containing Gee charts

Pilot’s flying log book for Pilot Officer Cyril Charles Goff from 24 February 1942 to 18 October 1943, detailing training schedule and operations flown. Served at RAF Waltham. Aircraft flown were Lancaster and Whitley. He carried out a total of 13…

Photograph 1 is a head and shoulders portrait of a boy.
Photograph 2 is a half-length portrait of a girl.
Photograph 3 is a half-length portrait of a boy.

The covers of a photo album kept by Kenneth Babington-Browne's family

Cover of a notebook containing cuttings of 1930s aircraft.

Royal Air Force Association Badge (both sides)

Head and shoulders portrait of Harry Brooks wearing tunic and side cap.

Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor

Don Falgate's medals. Distinguished Flying Cross, 1939/45 Star, Aircrew Europe Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939 to 1945, General Service Medal 1918-62 with Malaya clasp and an Unofficial Bomber Command Medal.

Captioned 'S/L Don Falgate, DFC,…

On the right a mosque with minaret. In the centre town buildings on the left trees. In the background mountains. On the reverse addressed to Mr and Mrs H E Hudson and stating that this was the view from the top of a minaret.

Reg Payne holding one of his paintings. Two Lancasters in flight. VN-B and KM-Y. On the reverse 'Reg Payne 0220'.

Seven aircrew wearing Mae West standing in line at rear of a Lancaster.

Outside covers of album, blank.

Over 120 airmen in four rows in front of a Lancaster. Titled '576 Squadron June 1945'

Instructions and guidance for all rank in the event of capture by the enemy.

Oblique aerial photograph of Ely Cathedral and surrounding streets.

Charles Henry Clarke (standing second from left) with his crew in flying gear in front of a Lancaster.

Additional information about this item has been kindly provided by the donor.

Album front cover with 467 Squadron badge
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