Linn, Colin Cecil (Flight Lieutenant, b.1915 - d.2004)

Accession Number PR03104
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 4cm
Object type Log book, Photograph
Maker Linn, Colin Cecil
Place made Australia, Netherlands East Indies
Date made 1942-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection relating to the service of 422863 Flight Lieutenant Colin Cecil Linn, 7 Operational Training Unit, RAAF, 1942-1945. Collection consits of one RAAF Flying log Book; a photograph album and 17 loose photographs; two Christmas cards from 21 Squadron; 19 aerial photographs showing regional targets and bombing in Indonesia, 1945; and a signed novelty menu from the 'Hot Air Publication 1030mbs, the Air Almanac, of 33 Course Dinner, Wednesday June 23 1943'. The collection documents both professional and personal aspects of Linn's flying career with the RAAF, highlighting not only training and missions, but also recreational activities and squadron humour.