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Childhood Memories

Given I’ve recently bought a house, my parents decided that, now I have space of my own, the time had come to go back and pick up the boxes of my old stuff which they had been keeping in their shed. 646 more words

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Bomber Command Memorial

The Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park London.

Photography

Lancasters back

Great to see the Canadian Lancaster “Vera” back here flying with the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. Check the news report here

They are to fly over “Just Jane” on the 7th September shame I cannot make it. 19 more words

Canadian Lancaster VERA lands at RAF Coningsby

Still hard to believe what happened today. — Matthew Munson

Starting to set in what we actually achieved bringing the Lancaster to the UK. An amazing experience, will never happen again. 1,107 more words

Culture

Norm Kobelke and the mystery of the man in the suit

Earlier this year I was sent a fantastic photo of a bomber crew standing in front of their Lancaster. It came about because of a comment I received on… 956 more words

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Big Wing, Small Box!

To paraphrase the great Winston Churchill: “Never in the field of plastic modelling has so much wing been crammed into so small a box by so many different companies”. 76 more words

Bill and the demons of Dresden

When I arrange to meet a Bomber Command veteran I typically try to find out beforehand some basic details of his service, to put the visit in some sort of context. 1,490 more words

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