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PJohnstonR17010007.jpg
A cartoon of three parachute section WAAFs distressed by demands from airmen. The demands are annotated.

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A cartoon circle of airmen and women with a central, distressed figure, annotated 'Panic!! in the Parachute Section. "Give me ROOM!!" I don't know where I am! Etc etc.'

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Front sheet of the album with Ruth's service number, rank and base.

PJohnstonR1703.jpg
A full length image of Ruth in WAAF uniform. She is carrying her greatcoat.

PJohnstonR1702.jpg
Head and shoulders portrait of Ruth Johnston in uniform.

PSelbyK2112.jpg
Posed in two rows, two officers, a Warrant Officer and two NCOs seated, eight WAAFs standing. Wooden building with sign 'S.H.Q' is the background. Corporal Kathleen Selby is third from left.

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PSelbyK2111.jpg
Five WAAFs, Beattie Hayman, Kathleen Selby, Kath Lewin, Vi Dodd, Jean Murdoch standing in a row, full length, trees fields and hedges in the background.

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PSelbyK2110.jpg
A head and shoulders portrait of Rochelle Burns in uniform.

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PSelbyK2109.jpg
Two WAAFs, full length, standing in a hut doorway.

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PSelbyK2106.jpg
Babs Howes hanging out some washing. Large tree and a building in the background.

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PSelbyK2108.jpg
Shows a WAAF barrack hut with women sitting on their beds reading or sewing. Captioned 'R.A.F. Binbrook Lanc hut 2'.

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PSelbyK2107.jpg
Shows the interior of a barrack room, some of the beds made up
some broken down showing the mattress biscuits and blankets. Note the coal stove, and the clothing on hangers and the lino floor with small bedside mats. Captioned 'Binbrook Lanc Hut…

PSelbyK2105.jpg
A WAAF full length, standing alongside a large tree, Nissen hut in background.

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PSelbyK2104.jpg
Four WAAFs seated on benches at a trestle table, eating.

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PSelbyK2103.jpg
Six individuals standing in a row, brick buildings in the background. Captioned 'The boys from the Bomb dump Binbrook'.

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PSelbyK2101.jpg
Individual seated on wooden folding chair at a wooden folding table, two brick walls, one with a poster exhorting everyone to 'Ask their hairdresser for a Liberty Cut'. The other has a large sink and two taps.

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PMeenMI2009.jpg
Five armourers preparing bombs under a Lancaster. Behind a second Lancaster is being prepared with two ground crew standing on the wings above the inner engines.

PMeenMI2001.jpg
A group of six RAF personnel with Muriel Meen second from the left. On the reverse '1941-1942 Muriel second left'.

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RAF Form 543 recording Muriel's service record

PHarrisonRW21040020.jpg
Two photographs, the first is of fire fighting the burning wreckage, damaged buildings in background. From information kindly supplied by the donor, 'Attempts to put out the fire after the bomb load expired after the crash on take-off. The crash took…

PHarrisonRW21040024.jpg
Photograph shows left side of fuselage just below the cockpit. Ground crew working on No 4 engine standing on work platforms. Also visible is the right main undercarriage wheel, chock, a bicycle and power trolley.
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PHarrisonRW21040030.jpg
Road or taxiway in foreground, with two airmen. Small piles of earth and debris with small building and more figures in middle distance. Road or taxiway in distance with more figures and vehicles.
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MHarrisonEW2204970-151002-07.jpg
A reference written by Officer Commanding No 1 Squadron, RAF Flying College.

PCooperFA1701.jpg
Head and shoulders portrait of a female officer wearing tunic and peaked cap with trees in the background. Submitted with caption 'Frances Cooper 1950'.
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