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Aviation leaflets

National Museums Scotland
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Object Description

40 items of aviation leaflets, including RAF Service and Release Book; AP4280L, ‘Facts and Figures Tables and General Knowledge’ booklet; ‘Fighting Forces Handbook’ booklet; RAF Copy, ‘The Gospel According to St John’; ‘Programmes of Music in a Lighter Vein'; Photograph album Whitleys, Stirlings and crew; Leica negative album; aerial photo of RAF Brize Norton; envelope of loose photos of Whitleys, Stirling, etc; laundry list for Hut No. 14; Everybody’s magazine, 1945; Observation notebook; British Airways ceramic book for Drambuie; Pan Am Navigation Section Training Notes; navigational sheets on pad; RAF Christmas card; ‘Beating the Invader’ leaflet; ‘The Evening Dispatch’ dated 23 November 1940; ‘La Nation Belge’ dated 13 September 1944; The Observers Book on Astro Navigation; The Observers Book on Dead Reckoning Navigation; Aircraft Recognition by RA Saville-Sneath; RAF Journal, September 1944; AP1931 Meteorological Handbook for Pilots and Navigators; news cutting with envelope; ‘The Commercial Bank of Scotland Limited War Service Record 1939-1945’ book; navigators Log book; data plate, ‘Diagram of Oil System’; Ministry of Information publications; news cuttings; postcards.

See attached pdf for more information, including photos and detail on condition.

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Liz Mylod
National Museums Scotland
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