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Lenny Lobb interviewed by Jan Adams and Margaret Neale in the Christmas Island life story oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1200562
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Lobb, Lenny, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Written permission from Margaret Neale, required for research and public use. 
Description 1986 
1 tape reel : 7 1/2 ips, mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Christmas Island life story oral history project.

Summary

Lobb, who did photographic reconnaissance on Christmas Island during World War II, speaks about the reconnaissance mission in June 1945, including the first leg from Australia to the Cocos Islands; and what he saw as they flew over Christmas Island.

Notes

Part of a collection related to the social history of Christmas Island.

Recorded in Melbourne, Victoria on 2 September 1986.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Published in: We were the Christmas Islanders : reminiscences and the recollections of the people of an islolated island, the Australian territory of Christmas Island, Indian Ocean / Margaret Neale assisted by Jan Adams. Chapman, A.C.T. : B. Neale, 1988.

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript (typescript, 12 leaves) 
Subjects Lobb, Lenny -- Interviews.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Reconnaissance operations, Australian.  |  Aerial reconnaissance -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean)  |  Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- History.
Other authors/contributors Neale, Margo, Interviewer  |  Adams, Jan, Interviewer

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