Lynn, William Archibald (419050 : Flight Sergeant : b.1923 - d.1944)

Accession Number PR04132
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet : 1 cm
Object type Letter
Maker Lynn, William Archibald
Place made Canada: Ontario, Ottawa, United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 1943 - 1944
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Two letters written by 419050 Flight Sergeant (Flt Sgt) William Archibald Lynn, 57 Operational Training RAF. The letters were written to his cousin, Lynn Dunoon of Melbourne. The letters discuss training and social activities. A student of Veterinary Science at Melbourne University prior to enlistment in June 1942, Flt Sgt Lynn was killed in a training accident in Northumberland, England when his Spitfire collided mid-air with another aircraft during a training exercise on 17 March 1944.

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