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MCurnockRM1815605-171114-022.pdf
The official journal of the Prisoners of War Department of the Red Cross and St John War Organisation. This edition covers the Editors comments, the transport of food parcels, Emergency supplies for the camp, POW cooking, articles about Christmas in…

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Eleven men in two rows in football kit. To the right in background, the corner of a building. On the reverse '104 Squadron, Sorrento Killers'. [rear row] 'Tomlin, Openshaw, Eardley, Pearson, Magee, Hawthorn'; [front row] 'Starrey, Brown, Baker, Bell,…

BCuthillMSFHCuthillMSFHv1.pdf
Margaret Cuthill's account of her time in the WAAF. At the age of 17 she volunteered for the WAAF and was enrolled as a teleprinter operator. She was sent to Wilmslow for training. After four weeks of drill and physical exercise she was posted to…

PWardEM16010032.jpg
Top, the left wing and fuselage of Halifax with members of 517 Squadron, in uniform, one row standing on the wing, two rows standing beneath the wing, one row seated and one row sitting on the ground.
Bottom, shows two men in sports kit, running…

PWardEM16010033.jpg
Top, the right wing of the Halifax with members of 517 Squadron in uniform, one row standing on the wing, two rows standing beneath the wing, one row seated and one row sitting on the ground.
Bottom, shows two men in sports kit, running across the…

MSearleROJ615463-170725-150001.jpg
A membership card for the Aboukir Boat Club issued to Rex Searle.

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PFordTA17110016.pdf
Four photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a group of eight airmen on the station skating rink.
Photo 2 is a group of eight airmen standing in a row, captioned 'Assorted group'.
Photo 3 and 4 are five and six airmen, respectively, sitting on bunk…

PSearleROJ17030074.jpg
Seven photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is two men lying on their bunks.
Photo 2 is two men sitting and holding tennis rackets.
Photo 3 is five men leaning on a beach cabin.
Photo 4 is two men standing at the front of a Hurricane 'Sir…

PSearleROJ17030060.jpg
Six photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a row of eight men in swimming trunks.
Photo 2 is a slide at a swimming pool.
Photo 3 is of dinghies at the beach.
Photo 4 is two arab men in a coffee shop.
Photo 5 is a beach scene.
Photo 6 is a street…

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MSearleROJ615463-170725-140001.jpg
A membership card for Rex Searle at the Tennis Club, RAF Aboukir, 1943-44

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PHemsworthR15020016.jpg
Six men playing ice hockey, watched by a large group of prisoners. In the background a watch tower.

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Six men by the goal during an ice hockey match. They are watched by a group of prisoners. Behind are their huts.

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Nine ice hockey players standing with their sticks and wearing skates. Behind are spectators on the sidelines.

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A group of 12 men with skates and sticks arranged in a small group. Behind are spectators and further behind their huts.

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Six men at the goal during an ice hockey match. Behind is a large group of spectators and a watch tower.

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Rugby scrum with numerous players. Behind are a few spectators, huts and a wood.

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An icehockey goalkeeper standing by his goal. Behind in the snow are spectators wearing great coats.

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Group of ten rugby players covered in mud. Behind are spectators and their huts.

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Group of rugby players. Behind are spectators, their huts and woods.

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Group of ice hockey players. The goal keeper is on his knees defending his goal. Behind are spectators and their huts.

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Four men playing ice hockey watched by a group of spectators. Behind are their huts.

PHemsworthR15020054.jpg
Eleven men in three rows, kneeling, sitting and standing in front of a goal. Behind are their huts.

PCushwayAW16030012.jpg
Two airmen playing badminton on the deck of a ship. They are being watched by five airmen.

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PStachiewiczM17010023.jpg
Photo 1 is a group of Polish airmen marching along the promenade at Blackpool. In the background is Tussauds.
Photo 2 is a half length portrait of a civilian woman in a coat. She has an RAF badge and is wearing a head scarf.
Photo 3 is a person in…
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