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'At Evanton Scotland
No 8 AGS about [double underlined] 21-4-44 all air gunners. No 1 to 8 are named on slip of paper [missing], hope I have got names…
Tags: 61 Squadron; air gunner; aircrew; Anson; bombing of Dresden (13 - 15 February 1945); Dominie; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; Lancaster finishing school; operational training unit; Proctor; RAF Banff; RAF Bishops Court; RAF Carnaby; RAF Evanton; RAF Gransden Lodge; RAF Middleton St George; RAF Netheravon; RAF Silverstone; RAF Skellingthorpe; RAF Stradishall; RAF Syerston; RAF Turweston; RAF Wigsley; RAF Yatesbury; Stirling; training; Wellington; wireless operator / air gunner
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Photo 1 is Colin in a group of eight air gunners.
Photo 2 is Colin in full flying gear, carrying a parachute. The photo is annotated 'To the Best Wife in the world, with all my love Colin'.
Photo 3 is…
Photo 1 is of 11 airmen arranged in two rows in front of a wooden building.
Photo 2 is of 20 airmen arranged in three rows, with a dog.
Photo 3 is of 30 airmen arranged in three rows.
Behind each group is…