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On the reverse -
F/O Mills, D'Day, F/Lt Nugent
Dad painted the board at the back of photo. I remember him…
There are three photographs of his wife.
There is a photo of Arthur Harris giving the salute.
A second uncropped image is also included. Captioned 'It's January 1944, RAF number 924532, Flight Lieutenant Navigator Ernest John Saunders, later to become DSO, DFC…