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An airmen wearing battledress with flight sergeant rank and flying boots feeding a horse/pony. In the background buildings including Nissen huts and tents.

Three airmen wearing khaki uniform with sergeant rank crouching down, with dogs, all in front of a lorry.

A squadron of airmen arranged in three rows in front of a Hampden. There are three large dogs at the front. A second copy is attached.

Four photographs from an album.
#1 is four horses grazing, behind is a dry stone wall.
#2 is two swans in a pond.
#3 is a shepherd, some sheep and a collie guiding the sheep.
#4 is not clear but several people are visible.


A furry monkey with caption 'mascot carried by dad throughout the war'.

Four photographs from an album.
#1 is Heather Lodge in the snow.
#2 is a stream running through a snowy landscape.
#3 is two horses pulling a sleigh laden with timber along a snowy track.
#4 is a wooden house surrounded by snow.


Three photographs from an album.
#1 is an airman on guard duty outside a large building.
#2 is the Dominion Exhibition Display Building No. 2, Brandon.
#3 is a bison lying on the ground.

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Three photographs from an album.
#1 a bear behind bars.
#2 two bears in their cage.
#3 two bears and an airman.

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Four photographs from an album.
#1 is two bisons lying in a field.
#2 is a house part covered in trees.
#3 is a driveway with trees and bushes at the side.
#4 is a view towards a bell tent and large buildings.


Four photographs from an album.
#1 is a double fence and a town in the distance.
#2 is a church viewed across a frozen river.
#3 and 4 are two horses pulling a large sled with three or four people.
Captioned 'MAR 1942'.


Four photographs from an album.
#1 Two trainee airmen sitting on a fence.
#2 one trainee and a dog.
#3 a line of Ansons
#4 an Anson with an airman standing in front.
Captioned 'MAR 1942' and 'AVR 1942'.

17 airmen, two dogs and a large model ship. The men are in tropical kit. Oliver is marked with a small cross above his head. On the reverse is handwritten 'Model of the ship Oliver (Dad) went to Aden on. (Approx age 18/19) 2nd in from right - back…

Artwork of aircrew in flying clothes gathered round a planning table with maps and pigeons in their baskets. They are being briefed by a wing commander wearing tunic with pilot's brevet, another flight lieutenant pilot stands behind him. RAF badge at…

Top left - distant line of Tiger Moths parked on snow covered airfield.
Top centre - Two airmen wearing khaki uniform and side caps standing on a path.
Top right - view across square of a large four story building with tower.
Middle left - and…

Top left - view looking down from aircraft of a city below. Captioned 'Tel Aviv, Palestine from 10,000 ft'.
Top right - view of secluded garden with trees and building in background. Captioned '"little bit of heaven" at Shaibah, behind officer's…


Fred's life story from early days sneaking downstairs to drink the dregs at his parent's public house, playing rugby and studying hard, becoming an accountant, learning to be an accurate rifle shooter then joining the RAF as a an air gunner. He…

Gary sitting on a mat


A half length portrait of Fred in uniform, holding his dog, Gary.

A large group of aircrew standing around various items of equipment on the ground, including two pigeon boxes, parachutes and a navigator's bag. A bus and a truck in the background.

Top left - view from road of snow covered landscape with trees. Captioned 'Border Country, Vanceboro, Maine'.
Top right - view of two story white barracks captioned 'Barracks, Turner Field, Georgia'.
Bottom - alligators in pool, captioned…


Top - man attaching logs to horse in centre. Logs on the right with piles of wood behind. Trees in the background.
Bottom left - logging camp with men and equipment, trees in the background.
Bottom right - logging, two men operating equipment under…


Top - view across water with trees on far side.
Bottom left - view across water with tree lined bank on far side.
Right - horses pulling logs with men attending. Many logs on the ground and water on right with trees in the background.


Two photographs of Jack Penswick, Dave Pearce and Bob Everett with two women and a dog.

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Left - an airmen wearing tunic sitting on a horse.
Centre - an airman squatting down in a field in front of a wall with house in the background.
Right - woman sitting on a horse with house in the background.


Top - a large group of people sitting and standing round a fire.
Bottom left - a man a a woman in a horse drawn cart.
Bottom right - a woman and dog in a cart being pulled by a man. In the background a barn.


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