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Junge, Warrant Officer Norman E. - Memoir

Collection | Ref # 1980/176A | Held by Air Force Museum of New Zealand

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Junge, Warrant Officer Norman E. - Memoir


Junge, Warrant Officer Norman E.

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Loose typed memoir written in 1978 by NZ41593 Norman E. Junge, wireless operator/air gunner in No 489 Torpedo Bomber Squadron RNZAF, 1941-1943.

One of two, this memoir was possibly compiled by Norman Junge from his wartime diaries. It is in the form of several anecdotal stiries in non-chronological order, concerning specific flights, and his journey back to New Zealand in 1945 and the welcome home he received. It includes a transcription of an article relating to flying the Hampden with attached cuttings.

Dates covered:

1941 - 1945



Physical characteristics:

Typed, on flimsy copy paper, cutting glued in.

Archival history:

See also 1980/153N and 1980/162.

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Air Gunner · 489 Squadron RNZAF

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