Have you noticed something on one of these old pictures?
I just did!
More pictures from Lorne Weston’s collection with this message…
Hello again Pierre
Here are more Alaska pictures for you, all but one un-dated, with Dad’s notes, where possible.
Kitty Hawk (sic) crash landing Alaska
Bolingbrook (sic) landing Alaska
seaplane base Alaska
(sign reads); 1 MILE
(back of picture); WING COM. NESBITT
SQAD. LEADER ASHMAN
PILOT OFFICER BULTON
AUG 1942 ALASKA
airborne on dawn patrol Alaska
Kitty Hawk (sic) landing Alaska
Back in the 1960s Dad told me that the “dawn patrol” picture, and others like it which I have, were taken from the Observer’s seat of a U.S.A.A.C. PB-Y Catalina, but I don’t know if they were taken at Ketchican, or Kodiak.
Setting the record straight…