RAF Crests

Collection by Harry Hurcombe

Harry Hurcombe
As the 156 squadron motto “We light the way” with the Greek god Prometheus holding a burning flame suggests it was the job of a path finder crew to spearhead this stream of bombers and mark the targets for the other bombers to aim at. Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Military Insignia, Military Cap, Raf Bases, Lancaster Bomber, British Armed Forces, Royal Air Force, British Army

8 Group Pathfinder Force

Bomber Command WWII - 156 Squadron RAF Pathfinder Force Group 8 operated out of Warboys and Upwood. Initially flying Wellingtons they converted to an all Lancaster Bomber Group..

Jimmy Wood birthday celebrations at the R.F Club Birthday Lunch, 90th Birthday, Lancaster Bomber, Lunch Buffet, Man Of War, Military Insignia, Military Service, Birthday Celebrations, Aeroplanes

Jimmy Wood birthday celebrations at the R.A.F Club

It was with great pleasure that I went down to the RAF Club today to attend Jimmy Wood’s 90th birthday celebrations with his family and relatives of his aircrew from 1945. Obviously the celeb…