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BBarkerRBarkerRv1.pdf
An account of operation as Pathfinder against German naval and submarine base at Kiel when his aircraft was shot down by 'Schrage Musik' equipped night-fighter which cause the aircraft to break in two. Describes crew actions during bomb run and…

BMillingtonRWestonFv1.pdf
A biography of Fred. In addition it includes histories of aircraft and squadrons he served in, Details are included of airfields he served at. Additionally there are biographies of various servicemen associated with Fred's squadrons and service.
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MCurnockRM1815605-171114-112.jpg
A card from the Caterpillar Club to Dick Curnock annotated 'Have ordered pin for J Fullum. Thought you might find these of interest! Eileen [undecipherable]'

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A Caterpillar Club brooch.

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A torn off section of an envelope with the the address of the Caterpillar Club

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Certificate of membership Card made out for Sergeant W Daymont

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Membership card for Caterpillar club made out to Sergeant H E Wakefield

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Top - caterpillar club card made out to Flight Sergeant P Hogan.
Middle - b/w photograph of four aircrew, two in front two behind. Bottom left man has pilot's brevet and the others half brevet. Captioned 'Pat Hogan (44 version) with three members of…

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A mocked up membership card and photograph of pin issued to Sergeant Fred Hooker. It is captioned 'Ervin [sic] Parachute Company Issue Original Membership Club Card Mislaid Pin kept with medals'.

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Made out for Flying Officer E W Sanger

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A note welcoming Edgar Meredith to the Caterpillar Club. There is also a photograph of a group of trainee airmen arranged in eight rows.

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The letter apologises for the delay in sending out the caterpillar club badge to Sergeant George Reid Williamson. The sender encloses the badge with good wishes. Signed on behalf of Leslie Irvin.

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A letter accompanying a Caterpillar Club badge awarded to Jack.
This item was sent to the IBCC Digital Archive already in digital form. No better quality copies are available.

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Letter from Irvin to Bill's mother congratulating him on having successfully baled out and his Caterpillar Club welcome letter.

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A Certificate of Membership of the Caterpillar Club awarded to David Geach complete with a welcoming note.

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Certificate of membership of the Caterpillar Club for Sergeant R L Gard.

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Keith Bruhn's membership card.

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Certificate of membership made out to Pilot Officer A N Hollis.

MCurnockRM1815605-171114-111.jpg
Dick Curnock's Caterpillar Club membership card.

MCurnockRM1815605-171114-113.jpg
A card issued to J Fullum.

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Gold caterpillar pin in box with 'Presented by Irving air chute of Gt Britain Ltd'.

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Jim Cahir at a Caterpillar Club reunion. He is one of a group of 19 men. They appear to be watching one man giving a demonstration. On the reverse 'Jim at Caterpillar Club Reunion Circa 1947'.

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A letter printed by the club welcoming John.

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Gold caterpillar pin badge
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