Wednesday, October 18, 2017

MIddle Eastern Pigeon Service in Palestine, Cyprus, and Iraq, 1942



Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

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Catalog number:  AIR23/1003  #00108



Sunday, October 8, 2017

21 HQ Carrier Pigeon Service: number of messages delivered and note on pigeons flying 200 miles, 1944


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Catalog numbers:  WO170/2106  #004, #008, #009, #010



Saturday, September 30, 2017

Supply of pigeons inadequate for Middle East and East and West Africa, 1943


Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

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Catalog numbers:  AIR23/1003  #083, #084, #085





Sunday, September 24, 2017

Italians request permission to train pigeons for Allies at lofts in Rome, 1944



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Catalog numbers:  WO170/2106  #004, #029, #038





Saturday, September 16, 2017

PIgeons prove to be successful substitute for wireless, 14th Army, June 1944

Pigeons in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog numbers:  WO169/16699  #93, #94, #95, #96





Sunday, July 30, 2017

21 Carrier Pigeon Service 1944



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Catalog numbers:  WO170/2106  #004, #007, #008, #009, #010, #015



Sunday, July 23, 2017

Note about lofts in Aden, 1943


Pigeon in Rome by D. Truong

(c) Crown copyright images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, UK
Catalog number:  AIR23/1003  #045