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MNealeETH1395951-150731-049.pdf
Information for new recruits.

MShipmanJ1694683-181126-20.pdf
AM Pamphlet 130 giving guidance on expected behaviour, Leave, NAAFI health and work.

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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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Philip Batty applied to rejoin the Royal Air Force having left after his wartime service.

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A group portrait of airmen wearing tunic and side caps in eight rows on a staircase. In the background a building with the top of doors. Captioned 'A.C,R,C St John's Wood London 1943'. Second photograph is same as the first with no title.

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Shows Albert Cluett was medically examined on 23 October 1940 in Salisbury. Placed in grade 1 (one).

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Notice of postponement of calling up for Albert Cluett.

MCluettAV120946-150515-05.pdf
Issued to Cluett, Albert Victor on 23 November 1940 and contains personal details.

YPearceAT1874945v3.pdf
Contains personal information, address and telephone numbers of acquaintances. Entries for registered for RAF 9 Jan 43, fireguard duty days, swimming, medical appointment, passed selection board for Air Gunner 26 MaR 43,Holiday dates, call up papers…

MPerkinsFWJ1143173-150917-03.jpg
Made out for F Perkins and gives instructions on mobilization and reporting.

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ACW2 Nicholls JE, No 2011088 on 19 June 1942. Stamped 8 June 1942

OHattersleyCR40699-160506-01.pdf
Peter Hattersley's certified copy of attestation.

OCloddLGT1219816-160405-02.pdf
Leslie Clodd's certified copy of attestation.

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A half-length portrait of Charles Turner whilst a member of the RAF Volunteer Reserve.

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

OHudsonJD173116-151001-03.pdf
For entry to Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, notes for information of candidates. Covers introduction, conditions of entry and service, training, financial provision and general note. Concludes with appendix on medical examination.

MRaettigDW1136657-160623-21.pdf
Provides notes for information of candidates including age limits, nationality, education, flying experience, classes ineligible, selection and medical, period of engagement, rank, liabilities, foreign powers, discharge, training, financial, travel,…

MSearleROJ615463-170725-160001.jpg
A contract issued to Rex Searle for six years regular air force service.

MRaettigDW1136657-160623-32.jpg
States 1136657 A.C.2. Raettig Dennis William is under training and is due to receive 2 shillings per day. Slip to be retained until he receives a service identity card.

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Three papers Peter Baxter took to gain entry to the Apprenticeship scheme in 1937. the first is Mathematics, the second Science and the third the General.

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Two typewritten pages detailing the life of Ernest Cutts. He was the youngest of seven children, born in NW Victoria, Australia. He enlisted as aircrew on his 18th birthday and was posted to No 1 Recruit Training School in Victoria. Next he went to…

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Notice of reserve service and copy of attestation to Volunteer Reserve (pilot section). Includes details of Ernest's address, date of birth and work.

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Fifty airmen wearing tunic and side caps sitting and standing in four rows in a park with trees in the background. On the reverse 'Photograph of flight 9/12 A.C.R.C London, 20/9/41'.

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Blank application form requesting personal details and desired service

MHobbsFJ1262633-160404-11.jpg
Notice that Frank Hobbs required to join for service on 10 October 1940 at No 10 (Signals) Recruit Centre, Blackpool.
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