Bretherton, Bruce Albert (Flight Lieutenant, b. 1922 d. 1998)

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Accession Number MSS1702
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Manuscript
Maker Hume, David
Date made 2007
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

"Flight Lieutenant Bruce Albert Bretherton DFC, RAAF Pilot, 1941 - 1945" By David H. Hume OAM. Manuscript relating to his service: RAF 267 squadron tour of operations August 1942 - March 1943 near Cairo, carrying petrol and passengers to various locations. RAF 73 squadron 2nd tour of operations March 1943 - January 1944 part of convoy patrols in Italy. RAF 255 squadron 3rd tour of operations January 1944 - August 1944 carrying out strafing raids in Yugoslavia. Includes illustrations, newspaper clippings, maps and photos.