Item MC 376/563/2b - Recorded interview of Gerald Manning by Dick Wickham (second part of side B of microcassette)

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MC 376/563/2b


Recorded interview of Gerald Manning by Dick Wickham (second part of side B of microcassette)


  • nd [late 1980s] (Creation)

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part of 1 side of microcassette

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Recording starts at 12 minutes 22 seconds. Fragmentary. Contains contributions from Neville Pearson, mostly about their enthusiasm for aeroplanes as boys; visits to the 94th Bomb Group airfield [Rougham, near Bury St Edmunds] and accounts of downed aircraft.

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There is no public access to the original recording because of preservation reasons. All access is provided by the use of copies. Access to the copies is also restricted because of copyright/sensitivity issues.

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Restrictions apply. Contact NRO for details.

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The quality of archive sound recordings may be poor. Duration is 12 minutes 22 seconds.

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This recording has been digitised. It can be listened to at the NRO only and not online. The NRO requires advance notice if you want to visit to listen to this recording.

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Created 18/03/2019 by Drojd. Modified 18/03/2019 by Drojd.


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