File MC 376/219, USF 12/5 - Mini-biographies, commendations and information to be used in case of capture

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MC 376/219, USF 12/5


Mini-biographies, commendations and information to be used in case of capture


  • 30 May 1944-12 Aug 1944 (Creation)

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11 papers; 1 pamphlet

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 7 February 1997 and 11 February 1997.

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Certificate of merit for completion of operational tour. List of combat missions with names of crew members. Photocopy of a commendation, 14 November 1944. List of useful emergency phrases in French, Dutch, German and Spanish. Booklet, 'If you Should be Captured These are Your Rights' (War Department Pamphlet 21-7, 1944). Mini-biographies of the members of crew no. 87 (7 papers).

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There is no online access to part of this item because of sensitivity and/or rights issues. The whole item can be consulted at the NRO.

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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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  • French
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Spanish

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Created 23/08/2005 by droip. Modified 13/11/2019 by Droip.


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