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LEdmundsAE430709v1.pdf
Pilots flying log book for A E Edmunds, covering the period from 18 August 1941 to 4 October 1945. Detailing his flying training, Operations flown and instructor duties. He was stationed at RAF Penhold, RAF Hatfield, RAF Prestwick, RAF Dishforth, RAF…

LLovattP1821369v1.pdf
Pilots / Air Gunner’s flying log book for Peter Lovatt covering the period from 12 April 1944 to 20 June 1945. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at RAF Burnaston (16 EFTS), RAF Barrow/Walney Island (10 AGS), RAF…

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Four photographs from an album.
Photos 1 and 2 are a sunset, captioned 'St Lawrence River at Levis November 1944' and 'Quebec Sunset'.
Photo 3 is a pilot in the cockpit of an aircraft, captioned 'Saskatoon to Dauphin October 1944, Charlie Warner…

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PHopgoodPD16010034.jpg
Eight photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is an airman in the cockpit of an aircraft, captioned 'Self "driving" '.
Photo 2 is an air to air shot of a Cessna Crane, captioned Cessna Crane'.
Photo 3 and 4 are aerial views of a town, captioned 'The…

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PHopgoodPD16010023.jpg
14 photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is two Tiger Moths parked in the snow, captioned 'Tiger Moths on the line'.
Photo 2 is a side view of a Cornell.
Photo 3 and 4 are two different Cornells in the air, FH863 and FH872, captioned 'Several…

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29 airmen arranged in three rows in front of a Tiger Moth. The ground is snow covered. Underneath all 29 are named.

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Four photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a view looking down to a lake, captioned 'Still en route for Price Albert above Lake Superior'.
Photo 2 is looking across a frozen river, captioned 'Quebec City. Taken across the frozen St Lawrence from…

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Form 543 issued to Philip Hopgood during his RAF service. It includes details of his training and units served in.

LHopgoodPD1673132v1.pdf
Pilot's flying log book for Philip Hopgood from 17 January 1944 to 12 February 1946.

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BHopgoodPMHopgoodPDv1.pdf
The biography begins with government measures at the start of National Service. He volunteered and enlisted at Padgate, Warrington. He was classified as Grade 1 , medically. Initial training was at Lords then Regents Park, London, then Babbacombe,…

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Seven airmen at the nose of their Lancaster, 'Ollie's Bus'. Submitted with caption, “Frank's Crew. Center of photo - Ollie's pilot, 5th left HR Hardstaff (NAV), Ken Smale (Tail end Charlie) Frank is 6th from Left. 1944 – 45”.

MBoltonJD67631-170906-01.pdf
162 Squadron crew lists and record of operations from 19 December 1944 to 17 April 1945 and John Bolton's memoir.

LBoltonJD67631v2.pdf
Pilots log book for John Derek Bolton, covering the period from 17 March 1946 to 14 June 1947. Detailing his civilian flying duties. He was based at Heathrow, Kenley and Redhill. Aircraft flown were, Cambridge Sailplane, Kite 1 Sailplane, Lancaster,…

LBoltonJD67631v1.pdf
Pilots flying log book for John Derek Bolton, covering the period from 18 October 1940 to 11 December 1945. Detailing his flying training, operations flown, instructor duties and post war flying duties. He was stationed at White Waltham, RAF…

LBarnesJ[Ser#-DoB]v2.pdf
Pilots flying log book for J Barnes, covering the period from 4 April 1951 to 4 February 1954.

LBarnesJ[Ser#-DoB]v1.pdf
Pilots flying log book for J Barnes, covering the period from 10 December 1940 to 6 march 1946 and 24 September 1948 to 2 march 1951. Detailing his flying training, Instructor duties, operations flown and post war flying duties. He was stationed at…

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A portrait of the pilot and co-pilot in the cockpit of their 149 Squadron Wellington bomber, at RAF Mildenhall in 1941. On the left is Acting Flight Lieutenant David William Donaldson. On the right, at the controls, is Pilot Officer Geoffrey O'Neill…

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Sergeant Dave Davies in Royal Air Force uniform with his bride, Betty Hughes. She wears a white wedding dress and is carrying a bouquet of flowers. On the reverse “Evered Davies, Aberystwyth”

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Seven airmen in uniform stand in front of a Lancaster aircraft. On the far left, an officer wears a cap, pilot's brevet and gloves, with arms at his sides. Dave Davies is pictured second on the left, wearing a sergeant insignia, pilot's brevet and…

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Royal Air Force Service and Release Book of Sergeant Dave Davies, dated from 28 January 1942 to 1st October 1946; noting he is 'keen and conscientious' with a 'special aptitude for registry work'.

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Dave tells Betty he receives letters more often now. He then writes about the weather and comments that he will have his final exams in one month. Dave updates Betty on the last movies he saw; and on the people she knows who are also attending the…

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Ken Johnson's crew. Captioned ‘LL91 QR-X “Xray” with Harry Watkins crew L-R Doug. Hockin (N) Fred Jowitt (E) Johnny Ware (W/O) Ted Ray (B/A) Front- Harry Watkins (P) Ken Johnson (MUG) Hugh Green (RG)’

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A list of 16 aircraft and crew lost between May and November 1942 from 301 Squadron.
Business card for P/O Harry William Bock, Polish Air Force.

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Item 1 is an annotated chart for an operation to Cologne. There are areas highlighted in red around major cities.
Item 2 is a photograph of a Wellington framed by the entrance to the hangar.
Item 3 is a photograph of Batiuszka Cywiński standing…
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