McCarthy, Thomas Vyner, DFC & Bar (Flying Officer, b.1911 - d.1985)

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number PR00674
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 15 items
Object type Papers
Maker McCarthy, Thomas Vyner
Date made 1942-1993
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Papers of F/O T.V. McCarthy, who was part of the crew who flew `G for George' to Australia in 1944. Includes citations for DFC and Bar, escape map of France, news clippings about the arrival of `G for George' in Australia, flying log book (includes details of 3rd Victory Loan tour), Path Finder Force certificate, RCAF identity card and typescript of talk `A special place' delivered at the AWM by Brian Ridley.