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Two documents.
#1 is Don's Grade Card stating he is Grade One.
#2 is Don's postponement of calling up for the RAFVR.

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Report on recruiting and reforming squadron including photograph of Flight Lieutenant Mellersh, Mr Proudlove, and Squadron Leader Norman Hayes. Photograph of Group Captain John Cunningham following record breaking flights.

Form 2168 including questions to be put to recruit before enlistment as well as oath and certificate of attesting officer.

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From CRC Worcester to officer i/c attestation section, no 2 recruit centre. Lists three names including Powell N I. Expected draft 1943-04-15.

Made out for N Powell. Grade 1.

Left - columns of men wearing civilian suits marching behind an RAF sergeant wearing tunic and side cap. In the background a large two storey building.
Right - course photograph with a large group of airmen wearing a variety of uniforms, some with…

Made out to Gordon Bennet Burnside and graded 1 (one) at Nottingham medical board. Includes brief description.

Four pages completed when Frank joined the Service in 1941.

Frank's aircrew application for pilot or wireless operator / air gunner

Instructions from the Portsmouth Recruiting Centre for Frank to attend the Reception Depot, Oxford.

Frank's aircrew recruit medical, found fit for aircrew.

Ackowledges that he has joined the RAFVR as potential aircrew.

Form 1866 completed by John with his personal details.

Declaration on joining Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve for aircrew. On the reverse findings of medical board fit for aircrew positions.

For William Roy Peter Perry - includes personal and medical details.

Front (both sides), rear cover and inside page with list of reasons for this booklet. On back side of rear cover some Morse code groups for punctuation. On the rear cover names with designated 'P' or 'N'.

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Four items from a scrapbook.
#1 is call up papers
#2 is Conditions of Entry into the RAF
#3 is a ration card for sweets and cigarettes
#4 is a photograph of Ernest and his crew at RAF Silverstone. 'Ft Bill Bouskille, Don Boon, Ron Warren. Bk.…

Made out for T E Wadeson on 15 August 1941. Gives some personal questionnaire.

Found that Maurice Monks was Fit for all aircrew roles

P J Hogan filled out questions to be put to recruit before enlistment - personal details with attestation and declaration signatures.

Letter instructing Aubrey to complete an enclosed form and send the documents listed on an enclosed F936. The letter concerns Aubrey's request to join the RAF as a musician.

Issued by the Tottenham Medical Board on initially being called up, was Grade 1.

Ronald's record of entry to the RAF and contains his personal details service number etc.

Untitled poem on joining up to fight. Men leave behind their identities to become aircrew. Submitted with caption; 'RAF Poem'.
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