Great picture of Guy Gibson and some of his Dambuster crew in July 1943

Guy Gibson and Dambuster Crew Members 22 July 1943

Wing Commander Guy Gibson, commander of 617 Squadron and the Dambuster raid with members of his crew at RAF Scampton on 22 July 1943.

Those in the photograph are, from left to right,  Wing Commander Guy Gibson, Pilot Officer P M Spafford, bomb-aimer; Flight Lieutenant R E G Hutchinson, wireless operator; Pilot Officer G A Deering and Flying Officer H T Taerum, gunners.

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Dambuster Guy Gibson Reading in a Poppy Field July 1943

Wing Commander Guy Gibson Poppy Field 22 July 1943

Wing Commander, Guy Gibson, VC, commander of RAF 617 Squadron and the famous Dambuster raid relaxing in a poppy field near RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire, on 22 July 1943. The poppy is the official symbol of remembrance in the UK.

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Dambusters Guy Gibson and Dave Maltby at RAF Scampton July 1943

Wing Commander Guy Gibson and Squadron Leader DJH 'Dave' MaltbyRAF Scampton July 1943

Wing Commander Guy Gibson of Dambusters 617 Squadron sits at his desk at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire with fellow dam buster Squadron Leader Dave Maltby. The picture was taken by an official RAF photographer on 22 July 1943.

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