With the RAF in Sicily

Object Title

With the RAF in Sicily

With the RAF in Sicily

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 89

Level

Item

Scope and Content

The operations room of an Australian Kittybomber Squadron in a barn on the edge of an airfield in Sicily. In this barn, pilots were briefed for attacks on enemy transport and shipping during the closing stages of the Sicilian campaign. Melons may be seen on the wall, and a despatch rider has brought his machine right into the barn. Picture issued September 1943.

Numbered CAN.1192 (WP).

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

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