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'Vic' Prettejohns replaced original Flight engineer. Underneath is annotated the crew's names and positions.…
Tags: RAF Coningsby
Photo 2 - the Lancaster taxing in after landing with the nose of a second Lancaster on the left.
Photo 3 - the Lancaster parked annotated 'Parked for passengers & crew to…
Photo 1 - the cockpit, annotated 'Pilot…
Photo 2 - an air-to-air image of a Percival Proctor.
Photo 3 - modern photograph with a side view of a Lancaster and E-7 Sentry in the distance.
Photo 4 -…