IBCC Digital Archive

The IBCC has been gathering together an archive of interviews with Bomber Command veterans to create a digital history of Bomber Command activities during WWII. Included within that archive are interviews with a number of 550 Squadron veterans.

550 Squadron Veterans

Interview with John Eppel (ca. 2hr 2 mins) John Eppel RAAF (Nav)
Interview with Vic Farmer (ca. 35 mins) Vic Farmer
Interview with Gerry Taylor (ca. 1hr 33 mins) Gerry Taylor (Nav)
Interview with Charles Philip Blackham (ca. 47 mins) Charles Philip Blackham (F/Eng)
Interview with Maurice Snowball (ca. 56 mins) Maurice Snowball (F/Eng)
Interview with Geoff Packham (ca. 1hr 21 mins) Geoff Packham (P)

If you know anyone who is willing to be interviewed please see the IBCC Digital Archive Request for details on how to contact the IBCC.

The documents, photos and oral histories are preserved in Lincoln University Archive.

The archive is free to use and documents can be downloaded, printed and used for non-commercial purposes, and has extensive search facilities. See: