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Author Topic: Bombardiers case Type E1 , Named and being researched , finally a pic of him !  (Read 2702 times)

Offline littlebuddy

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And just a note , the seller of this case ( who had no idea of what it was !!)  has just listed a pair of Firmin made Bombardier wings !   coincedence ??
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Well curiosity got the whole of me !! This is what I found , maybe never seen the light of day for 70+ years ??
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The history is why it's so fun Carl.  Nice detective work :)

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Result! it was definitely worth the gamble Carl.
"He who dares, wins!"

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I'm pleased with the result , I have left the "extra piece" of fabric attached to the case just as some sort of provenance  to the story .

Many thanks

LB
2018 and STILL WANTED! a pair of RAF 1940 Patt boots and RAF life vest
Always looking for quality condition USAAF stationary,ephemera,equipment and clothing.
Starting to look for the harder to find items e.g. survival kits and items also woukd like to add a complete "Gibson Girl " set up
We are here for the collectors, not for profit. (PERIOD!)

 

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