Clabburn, Garth Edward Sommerville (Flight Lieutenant, b.1917 - d.1983)

Accession Number PR04150
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 Wallets: 7 cm
Object type Diary, Log book
Maker Clabburn, Garth Edward Sommerville
Place made Australia, Egypt, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1941-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.
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Collection relating to the Second World War service of 205745 Flight Lieutenant Garth Edward Sommerville Clabburn, No 3 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force. Collection consists of a diary kept by Clabburn between 11 March 1942 and 3 June 1943. In the diary he covers both his activities and those of fellow officers and has included on the last page a glossary of 'Air Language'. Also in the collection is the Clabburn's Flying Log Book for 1941 to 1945. Inside the Log Book are photographs, including one of Clabburn.
This collection includes a transcription.