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Second World War, 1939-1945
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Atkinson, Richard Ashley, DSO, DFC and Bar (Wing Commander b: 1913 d: 1944)
Manuscript titled 'Emmaville to Askvoll', outling the life of Wing Commander Atkinson who was killed while on active service with 235 SQN over Norway. Covers his early life, training in RAF Reserve, service in SWPA flying Catalinas in minelaying and bombing operations, service in Britain flying Mosquitoes with bomber command.