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RAAF Avro/GAF Lincoln Bombers

Old and in some cases, retouched photos

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Lincoln Drawing




Link to save a Lincoln site

RF342 with a DH Drover Air Ambulance/Flying Doctor in the background. RF342 is coming to the Australian National Aviation Museum in Moorabin, Victoria.
Avro Lincoln RF342 is Coming to Australia




Lincoln enthusiast

Pete Roberts
Mount Isa Queensland
Australia


My other pages

Indonesian Air Force Museum
A well maintained collection of Indonesian Air Force Aircraft
RAAF Mirage IIIO/D Aircraft
Some of my small collection of photos of 75 Sqn, 76 Sqn and 77 Sqn Aircraft




Links to Other RAAF Lincoln Sites

ADF Aircraft Serial Numbers
A73 Avro/GAF Lincoln Mk.30/Mk.31
RAAF HISTORICAL SECTION
A Potted History of the RAAF
Air Support Malaya-Korea
Avro Lincoln Bomber
LINCOLN TALES
Stories of 10 Squadron RAAF in Townsville by John Laming
RAAF Museum
A73 Avro Lincoln


Maritime Lincoln over submarine

Maritime Lincoln overflying a submarine. Info supplied by WOFF Jim McQueen states that the sub is the USS Bluegill, an upgraded WW2 sub. Laid down 17Dec1942 launched 8Aug43 completed 11Nov43. It is a converted Gato class Hunter killer, 1525Tons and 2425 submerged.


Lincoln with Vampire
Old composite photo of a Lincoln Bomber and Vampire


1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln A73-34
1 Sqn Lincoln A73-34 (photo supplied by WOFF Jim McQueen RAAF)


Maritime Lincoln
Retouched photo of a Maritime Lincoln Bomber



RAAF Lincolns and RZNAF Venom at Tengah
RZNAF Venoms with RAAF Lincolns in the background at Tengah, Singapore

Photos taken from an 8mm movie shot by Aircraft Radio Technician
Leading Aircraftsman Jim McQueen at Tengah Air Base, Singapore, 1957.

1 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force

1 Squadron RAAF Lincolns 1 Squadron RAAF Lincolns


























GAF Maritime Lincoln awaiting final disposal at RAAF Base Amberley, Queensland, Australia








The Following Photos Taken at RAF Leeming Were Supplied by John M. Dolson

Pictures taken by Morris E. Dolson RCAF R220308

Bud's Sound Boutique


































The Following Photos Were Supplied by Dave Howell, RAF.
The Photos Were Taken at Tengah Air Base, Singapore

daveglyn@howell1156.freeserve.co.uk


Lincoln
A73-37

Lincoln
A73-60











At the barrier

Mid air shots























The Following Photos Were Supplied by Vera, wife of Sgt Bill Volkmer, Air Gunner with 1 Sqn RAAF.
The Photos were obtained while serving at Tengah Air Base, Singapore
I am sorry to say that Bill passed away on the 27th of December, 2002 after a fall.

veravee@optusnet.com.au


Newspaper article on Bill

Accompanying cartoon















































The Following Photos Were Supplied by Charles E. Mac Kay.
He is not sure of the origin of the photos, but they appear to be of 1Sqn at Tengah Air Base, Singapore
and they are too good to be hidden away.

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supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Lincoln taxying

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Working on the tail

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Astride the Merlin

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Turret

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

After the mission

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Flightline

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

In the cockpit
Pilot on the right is Erik Sundstrup
(name supplied by Greg Weir)

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Bombs away

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Running the Merlin

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Crew photo

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Under the wing

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Bomb bay open

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

The Briefing

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Up front

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Instructions from the cockpit

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Crew Photo

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Crew Photo

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Starting up

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Flightline

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Formation over the base

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Arming up

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Bedded down

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Fitting the prop

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Parked

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Bombing

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Nose detail

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Checking the mid upper

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

At the barrier

supplied by Charles E. Mackay

Another shot at the barrier














The Following Photos Were Supplied by Peter Thompson of Yorkshire, England.
Peter states that the pictures of 1Sqn at Tengah Air Base, Singapore were taken by the Tengah Camera Club in 1955 and 1956.

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Peter Thompson sitting on B29

Peter Thompson sitting on B29 "Flying Nightmare" at Tengah.
On the 8th of September 1955 the "Flying Nightmare" crashed
into the ocean on a night low level mission.
There were no survivors.




supplied by Peter Thompson B29 at Tengah

B29 "Flying Nightmare" at Tengah






supplied by Peter Thompson Bristol Freighter at Tengah

Bristol Freighter at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson Hornet at Tengah

Hornet at Tengah




supplied by Peter Thompson Meteor at Tengah

Meteor at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson Meteor at Tengah

Meteor at Tengah




supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn Lincoln taxying

1 Sqn Lincoln taxying

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln

1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln




supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln at Tengah

1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn Lincolns landing

1 Sqn Lincolns landing

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn RAAF Lincolns in circuit

1 Sqn RAAF Lincolns in circuit

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln A3-15 at Tengah

1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln A3-15 at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn Lincoln A73-38

1 Sqn Lincoln A73-38

supplied by Peter Thompson 1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln A73-43

1 Sqn RAAF Lincoln A73-43




supplied by Peter Thompson Tengah Air Base

Tengah Air Base

supplied by Peter Thompson Auster Forward Air Control Aircraft Tengah

Auster Forward Air Control Aircraft Tengah









supplied by Peter Thompson Australian Canberra at Tengah 1956

Australian Canberra at Tengah 1956


















supplied by Peter Thompson B29 making a low pass over Tengah

B29 making a low pass over Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson B29 with NZ Venoms at Tengah

B29 with NZ Venoms at Tengah

















supplied by Peter Thompson B29 with NZ Venoms and a Meteor Tengah

B29 with NZ Venoms and a Meteor Tengah








supplied by Peter Thompson Bomb Trolleys at Tengah

Bomb Trolleys at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson Auster New Zealand Venom Tengah

New Zealand Venom Tengah





supplied by Peter Thompson Australian Canberras at Tengah 1956

Australian Canberras at Tengah 1956








supplied by Peter Thompson New Zealand Venoms scramble at Tengah

New Zealand Venoms scramble at Tengah

supplied by Peter Thompson New Zealand Venoms Tengah

New Zealand Venoms Tengah





supplied by Peter Thompson Sign outside Tengah Base

Sign outside Tengah Base








supplied by Peter Thompson Pamphlet dropped to communists in Malaya

Pamphlet dropped to communists in Malaya

supplied by Peter Thompson Tengah Gate

Tengah Gate with taxi outside





supplied by Peter Thompson Tiger Mother at Tengah

Tiger Moth over Tengah








supplied by Peter Thompson Tengah Air Base

Tengah Air Base

supplied by Peter Thompson Tengah Air Base

Tengah Air Base

supplied by Peter Thompson Vulcan at Tengah: Later crashed enroute Australia - UK

Vulcan at Tengah: Later crashed enroute Australia - UK





















The Following Photos Were Supplied by Peter Hobdell. They are from his late father, James Hobdell's collection.
Of interest is the photos of the Lincolns taken at Maralinga. My fathers' notes on the back of the original photo are "Washing radioactive dust from a Lincoln after it has flown through a dust cloud from an atomic bomb explosion.".

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supplied by Peter Hobdell Lincoln being lifted by crane

Lincoln being lifted by crane

supplied by Peter Hobdell Merlin under repair

Merlin under repair




supplied by Peter Hobdell Lincoln being bombed up

Lincoln being bombed up

supplied by Peter Hobdell GAF Lincoln

GAF Lincoln

supplied by Peter Hobdell - Lincoln being washed down at Maralinga

Lincoln being washed down at Maralinga

supplied by Peter Hobden - Lincoln being washed down at Maralinga

Lincoln being washed down of radioactive dust at Maralinga - note the protective clothing


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