Friday, June 16, 2017

Plans for D-Day



Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

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Catalog numbers:  AIR2/5041  #148, #149, #151,  #155





Thursday, June 8, 2017

340 pigeons dispatched to Indian Pigeon Service, 1944


Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog number:  WO169/16699  #119


Friday, June 2, 2017

Pigeons at Malta lofts averaging 220 operational messages per week, July 1944


Pigeons in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog number:  WO169/16699  #101


Saturday, May 27, 2017

PIgeons at Port Said, 1943


Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog numbers:  AIR23/1003  #00089, #00111



Saturday, May 20, 2017

Pigeons homing at night, January 1943



Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog number:  AIR23/1003  #00110

Report on Indian Pigeon Service, July 1944




(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog numbers:  WO169/16699  #75, #76, #83, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92







RAF pigoens in Italy, February 1944


Pigeons in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog number:  WO169/16699  #27