Sally B McGlone (@sallyacb275 )

Sally B McGlone

Bio Named after a B-17 I ‘Aetheris Avidi’ I MA History Student @wlv_uni | East #EyesOnHandsOn @CWGC I Views Are My Own I #BTPosse |Ex RAF ✈️
Location Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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iPhone : An interesting photograph of non flying Air Transport Auxiliary staff.
Female second on R, looks to be wearing ATS uniform. The RAF used Royal Signals people and Ground Liaison Officers during WWII. It would make sense that she is telecommunications or GLO.
Credit Maidenhead Heritage

iPhone : Tonight & tomorrow I’ll be thinking of my Gt Uncle Victor. A Pte in the RAOC, he crossed the channel in a Horsa on the second day of #MarketGarden. His fate is debated, but probably killed on landing at Arnhem. #Arnhem75 #WeWillRemember

iPhone : We are saddened to hear of the death of Sir Donald Gosling. He never forgot his navy service and was a munificent supporter of HMS Victory and many other National Museum campaigns. More importantly he was a warm and great-hearted man. He will be greatly missed. RIP

iPhone : #OnThisDay 17 Sept 1944 617 Squadron Lancaster PB415, had an engine change in Archangel (Yagodnik) in Russia following the operation to attack the Tirpitz at the Kaa Fjord in Norway. ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/items/sh…

iPhone : #Arnhem75
Today marks the 75th anniversary of the Arnhem landings & Operation Market Garden.
The race for the bridge is on..... and in 24hrs my Grandfather would be joining them along with his comrades in the 156th Para battalion.

iPhone : War Student They’d have a complete wobble over the Baron Von Richthofen painting gifted to RAFC Cranwell in 1937 and displayed in the College library throughout WWII.
It is still there ! ✈️

iPhone : Remembering the men of #156Bn Parachute Regiment who left #MeltonMowbray 75 years ago for #Arnhem some sadly not to return by paying the ultimate sacrifice.
#WeWillRememberThem
#WW2

iPhone : So happy to see that University of Hulls Doctor Who Society is still alive & well! I set it up as its President way back in 2013/14 as an undergraduate student in order to give like-minded nerds a safe haven. Wonderful that the passion has continued 5 years on! #scifi #nerd #doctorwho