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- Tags: Cheshire, Geoffrey Leonard (1917-1992)
Bottom left. Photograph of Mary Brown, civilian clothes, seated in a field of…
A letter from the King awarding Ernie Twells his Distinguished Flying Cross.
A civilian and two airmen under a Lancaster with a mocked up bouncing bomb during the filming of The Dam Busters.
Photograph 1 is a vertical aerial photograph of a bombing raid on the Gnome Rhone works. Much of the image is obscured by smoke and explosions. On the reverse 'Raid on Gnome…
Tags: aircrew; bombing; briefing; Cheshire, Geoffrey Leonard (1917-1992); coping mechanism; debriefing; fear; Gee; ground personnel; killed in action; lack of moral fibre; love and romance; military living conditions; RAF Driffield; RAF Linton on Ouse; RAF Pocklington; RAF Shawbury; Women’s Auxiliary Air Force