Wallet 1 of 1 - Log book relating to the service of Warrant Officer Hugh Ernest Marshall of Nos. 20 and 42 Squadrons (RAAF) in Australia, New Guinea, Malaya, and Borneo, 1943-1946

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Accession Number AWM2021.22.6
Collection number PR04129
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 1
Object type Log book
Physical description 38 Image/s captured
Maker Marshall, Hugh Ernest
Place made Australia, Borneo, Malaya, New Guinea
Date made 1943-1946
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of 40880 Warrant Officer Hugh Ernest Marshall, Nos. 20 and 42 Squadrons (RAAF), Australia, New Guinea, Malaya, and Borneo, 1943-1946.

Wallet 1 of 1 - Collection consists of one blue-felt covered RAAF "Observer's, Air Gunner's and W/T Operator's Flying Log Book" with Marshall's name written on the cover and again on the bottom edge. The log book notes Marshall's training on Avro Ansons, then his time spent serving in both Nos. 20 and 42 Squadrons, predominantly flying Catalinas on missions between Australia and New Guinea. Of note are several entries relating to the evacuation of prisoners of war from Kuching.