Peter Joseph O'Connor, as a Flying Officer, Navigator, Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Bomber Command, interviewed by Daniel Connell for the Keith Murdoch Sound Archive of Australia in the War of 1939-45.

Accession Number S00521
Collection type Sound
Measurement 2 hr 10 min
Object type Oral history
Physical description audio cassette; TDK AD60; two track mono
Maker O'Connor, Peter Joseph
Date made 14 January 1989
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Source credit to The Keith Murdoch Sound Archive of Australia in the war of 1939-45
Description

Discusses education; employment; enlistment; training; Empire Air Training Scheme (EATS), airforce training; RAAF; discipline; embarkation; RAAF Royal Air Force (RAF) relations; casualties; aircraft Lancaster; aerial operations; weather; stress; relations to women; Pathfinders. Mentions Western Australia; UK; Munich, Germany.

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