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by Oggie2620
Mon Apr 25, 2011 10:39 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Pilot Sgt Thomas Nicholson Stirling EE875 620 Squadron
Replies: 7
Views: 3100

Re: Pilot Sgt Thomas Nicholson Stirling EE875 620 Squadron

Those space hamsters get everywhere.... LOL! That cant be the right translation. Will have to get a friend who understands German to have a look. :D
by Oggie2620
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:34 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Short Stirling III EE 893 - 75 Sqn - crashed 5./6. September
Replies: 14
Views: 4218

Re: Short Stirling III EE 893 - 75 Sqn - crashed 5./6. Septe

Thanks Skintman for the pics. Have sent the link to Glen Turner.... :D
by Oggie2620
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:30 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: FlyPast magazine Stirling coverage
Replies: 13
Views: 3641

Re: FlyPast magazine Stirling coverage

I have finally wrested this back from my Sgt and next project over the Easter break is to get it looked at properly for pics. By the way did I tell you guys about the humungus Stirling model that the President of our Assn is having built of a Stirling. Will have to go see if I did. Its not complete ...
by Oggie2620
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:26 pm
Forum: The Stirling Aircraft Project
Topic: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update
Replies: 306
Views: 108176

Re: The Stirling Aircraft Project

Youre welcome.... One of these days my Sgt and I will get our asses into gear and come visit you and the Pathfinder Museum but theres so much to do and so little time... :D
by Oggie2620
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:39 pm
Forum: The Stirling Aircraft Project
Topic: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update
Replies: 306
Views: 108176

Re: The Stirling Aircraft Project

Talking of bits of aircraft picked up an interesting tidbit on Wings over NZ forum. Apparently there is one going to excavated starting tomorrow in Germany. This is a link to the forum article http://rnzaf.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=Wartime&action=display&thread=13171 and the previous one with mo...
by Oggie2620
Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Guestbook Entry - Stirling BK817
Replies: 1
Views: 3484

Re: Guestbook Entry - Stirling BK817

Please contact me and I will give you contact details for the UK and NZ Assn secretaries.
Dee
by Oggie2620
Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:51 pm
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Listed on Ebay - Medals x 5
Replies: 7
Views: 2120

Re: Listed on Ebay - Medals x 5

My Sgt bid on them because a)hes a medal collector and b) cos he wanted to research the guys history! Oh well I hope they went to a good home with someone who wanted them for more than their monetary value!
Dee
by Oggie2620
Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:38 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Guestbook Entries 1 ....Can You Help?
Replies: 6
Views: 3644

Re: Guestbook Entries 1 ....Can You Help?

Hi Bruno, Thats an interesting point about the target. Norman Franks book "Forever Strong" also has the target as Ludwigshaven, but Bomber Command War Diaries by Middlebrook and Everitt list Mannheim. I don't have the 75 squadron orb's for 1943, so can't check what their target was. Wayne. Hi Wayne...
by Oggie2620
Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:33 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Naujac-sur-Mer 12th March 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 939

Re: Naujac-sur-Mer 12th March 2011

Pity my friend Geoff doesnt arrive in the UK til May. He would certainly have wanted to go to something where there was an Aussie involved... ;)
Dee
by Oggie2620
Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:31 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: FlyPast magazine Stirling coverage
Replies: 13
Views: 3641

Re: FlyPast magazine Stirling coverage

When I can wrestle it back off my Sgt I will certainly do that!
Dee :lol: