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Story of Plane Crash into Mount Etna

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posted on 2024-06-05, 19:56 authored by Their Finest Hour Project Team

The contributors shared a family story about a plane crash into Mount Etna, which was submitted in a typed document and is archived under Item 102, as well as photographs related to this story. The story was about Joseph F. Redknap, and the contributors noted that he returned to flying later on in the war and was demobilised in 1946.

History

Item list and details

1. Photographs related to Joseph F. Redknap and a plane crash into Mount Etna during the Second World War. 2. Story related to Joseph F. Redknap and a plane crash into Mount Etna during the Second World War.

Person the story/items relate to

Joseph F. Redknap

Person who shared the story/items

Kirsty Louise Lawrence and Joe Dylan Lawrence

Relationship between the subject of the story and its contributor

Joseph F. Redknap was the grandfather of Kristy Lawrence and great grandfather of Dylan Lawrence.

Type of submission

Shared at Fitzharrys School, Oxfordshire on 16 September 2023.

Record ID

117997 | FIZ010