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Thanks for letter and describes some of senders activities.

Unknown sender and recipient. keeping in contact, mentions M.I.9 and other activities.

Menu for three and four course meals at a bodega in Rioja Spain. Handwritten notes on the reverse.

Eleven people plus a baby, men, women, girls and boys and one baby lined up in height order tallest on the right. In the background a houses.

Half length portrait of an RAF officer wearing uniform tunic with air gunner brevet and peaked cap. On the reverse 'P/O Jack Newton, 17780, 1942'.

Top - a man and a woman in winter clothes standing with tree in the background. Captioned 'Janine and Freddy Greef, France 1941'. Bottom - an RAF officer on the left stands talking to a man in army uniform and a woman in wedding dress. Captioned…

On the left, an RAF officer wearing greatcoat is shaking hands with a woman on the left who is wearing a dark jacket. On the reverse 'Jack Newton meets Mlle DeJongh. She helped rescue many servicemen and was awarded the George Medal'.

Top - RAF officer wearing uniform tunic and peaked cap standing saluting between rows of graves. Left middle - an RAF officer wearing uniform tunic with half brevet and medal ribbons standing between two ladies. Right middle - a man and a woman in…

Man standing in garden wearing RAF uniform tunic with half brevet and medal ribbons. In the background a wall.


From Pembroke Dock to London

Reports that her husband was now back in this country.


Top - telegram reporting that Jack was interned. Bottom - telegram informs that he husband was now at Gibraltar.


Top - six aircrew wearing flying suits standing alongside the rear fuselage of a Wellington. Captioned 'Cab and crew missing 7/41'. Bottom six aircrew wearing a variety of flying clothes standing in front on the nose of a Wellington. Captioned…

A man wearing a brown beret, blazer with decorations standing waving. He is standing on a lawn with flower bed behind him and trees in the background. On the reverse 'Mazs 1995'.

Head and shoulder portrait of a man wearing dark suit and tie. On the reverse 'to my dear Jack, [....],, your guide on the way of freedom, 1941'.


A man wearing an overcoat standing in front of a two story house with double door on left.

A two story house with large double door on left side and Dutch roof. Trees to left and right.

Top - head and shoulders side view of a man wearing suit and tie. Bottom - a man wearing RAF tunic, jodhpurs and peaked cap standing in front of a single engine high wing monoplane.

Two men standing in a road by a car with French shop in the background. The man on the left wears shirt and tie. The man on the right wears RAF tunic with pilots brevet and medal ribbons.

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Certificate de Domicile, identity photograph, one peseta banknote and a photograph of a man wearing beret and overcoat in the doorway of a brick building. Captioned 'My forged ID, poly photo, my kit and "una peseta" note for the tram fare into Sn…


Top left - view over concrete captioned 'Runway, Deurne, concrete, said by Mr Dum[..]in to be the place where we landed'.
Top centre - view down a lane with trees/hedge either side. Captioned 'Lane leading to Mr dr Voegt's house'.
Top right -…

Top shows nose and front turret of a Wellington. Captioned 'The front office, where it all happened'.
Bottom show turret alone surrounded by group of onlookers.


Head and shoulders portrait of a sergeant wearing tunic with air gunner brevet and flying helmet.

Describes events leading up to and including Jack Newton's last operation before crash landing in Belgium. Lists his crew and gives account of their attempts at evasion, meeting with Belgian helpers, moving to various safe houses and Jack Newton's…

Was glad to receive his letter and reminisces about time he spent with her as well as mentioning other people. Asks him and his wife to come and stay if he ever gets to Belgium.
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