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RAF Bomber Command Stories

There are several excellent personal recollections of what individuals went through in RAF Bomber Command during the Second World War. I have read many, and would like to get hold of a few which have passed through my hands over the years.  603 more words


Hearing about a Stalag Luft III diary and contact from Errol Green's daughter!!!!

On this blog I had a message from a wonderful chap, in his eighties, from Hassle in Yorkshire…. he asked if I’d get in touch with him and naturally, very curious, I did.   357 more words


Ladies' Day with the 463-467 Squadrons Association in Sydney, 16 November 2014

Some three decades ago, the 463-467 Squadrons Association (NSW) (Inc) needed to find a new venue for their Annual General Meeting. One of the squadron veterans was a member of the Killara Golf Club in what’s usually described as Sydney’s ‘leafy’ North Shore, and suggested that the salubrious surrounds of the art deco clubhouse there might be suitable. 1,123 more words

Bomber Command

William Clough, Wireless Operator - Opie crew. Request for information

Mark has contacted me with a request for information regarding his Great Uncle Bill Clough, who was Wireless Operator with Cyril Opie’s crew, between March and May 1945. 1,902 more words


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Vandaag ca. 50 pagina’s aan informatie ontvangen omtrent de Avro Lancaster Mk II en Bomber Command.
Ook een kaartje van Engeland met daarop de indeling van Bomber Command. 76 more words

In Honour of the 55,573 Young Men Who Never Returned

RAF Bomber Command – Green Park,


The Bomber Command memorial was erected in honour of the 55,573 crew members of the RAF Bomber Command who died during the Second World War. 698 more words


The Seventh Link by Margaret Mayhew

“Strike hard, strike sure”

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Retired Colonel Hugh (second name annoyingly never given) lives in a cottage in the English village of Frog End. 512 more words

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