Letter from John Alcock to his uncle

Made:
1917-10-15
part of archive:
Collection of papers and photographs relating to Captain Sir John Alcock.
maker:
Alcock, John William

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Letter from Jack Alcock to his Uncle Alfred after he was made a Prisoner of War in Turkey. Alcock describes the mechanical failure that led to his having to land his aircraft in the sea off the Turkish coast, and describes his feelings about life as a POW.

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Extent:
260
329
Identifier:
YA1991.437/MS0066/1
Access:
Open access.