Coleman, Arthur Milton (Pilot Officer, b.1920 - d.2007)

Accession Number AWM2017.713.8
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 1 cm; Wallet/s: 1
Object type Certificate, Letter, Souvenir
Maker Commonwealth of Australia
Coleman, Arthur Milton
Place made Australia, Canada, United Kingdom
Date made 1942-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the Second World War service of 420151 Pilot Officer Arthur Milton Coleman DFC, No. 149 Squadron RAF and 85 Operational Training Unit, 1942-1945.

Collection consists of:
1 x Canadian air conditioned trains envelope, containing two leave pass forms dated 30 December 1942 to 1 March 1942. Also included is a ticket stub dated 30 December 1942 for a journey from Saskatoon to Halifax, and a paper clipping of an image of the RCAF wings insignia.
1 x letter signed by Air Vice-Marshall H.N. Wrigley dated 15 November 1944 congratulating (then) PLTOFF Coleman on the award of his DFC.
1 x receipt for PLTOFF Coleman's Certificate of Service and Discharge, and Officer's Certificate of Service.
1 x letter accompanying PLTOFF Coleman's Certificate of Service and Discharge.
1 x RAAF Officer's Certificate of Service dated 10 December 1945.
1 x RAAF Certificate of Service and Discharge, given on the occasion of being granted a commission, dated 16 November 1945.
1 x double-sided sheet containing flying instructions for a Short Stirling Mk.III.