File MC 371/119, USF 2/7 - Certificates and photographs

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MC 371/119, USF 2/7


Certificates and photographs


  • 9 Oct 1942-1 Jul 1945 (Creation)

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13 papers; 17 photographs

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Photocopies of travel orders, certificate of honourable discharge, 1 July 1945, certificates from training, 24 June 1943-13 August 1943 and certificate for the completion of 36 bombing missions, 9 October 1942-7 July 1943. Also includies copies of two news cuttings relating to a mission in which they sustained damage from enemy action, October 1943. Contains photographs showing the crew of the aircraft 'Shoot Luke' (including individual photographs of Capt. Ed F. Janic, Lt Arch J. Rantala, Capt. John H. Murphy, S/Sgt Marlon W. Cressey, S/Sgt Floyd Mabee, T/Sgt William D. Mercer, S/Sgt Adam Hastak and S/Sgt James D. Cowan), crewmen relaxing in their nissen hut, parade review for Gen. Timberlake, Floyd Mabee receiving the Distinguished Flying Cross and aircraft cockpit controls.

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Rights are reserved. For any reproduction, other than for private, non-commercial research, permission must be sought from the American Library (email

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Created 23/08/2005 by droip. Modified 09/05/2018 by Droip.


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