Name/Titlephoto negative - 30th August 1940 air raid
About this objectOne of the many casualties of the evening air raid on Biggin Hill on Friday 30th August 1940. This photo of NAAFI Girl 'Trixi' was taken a few days before she was killed by machine gun fire. Very little is known of who 'Trixi' was.
In September 1980 RAF Biggin Hill gathered together a collection of photographs from museums, commercial and private individuals to mount an exhibition to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The collection was passed on to Bob Ogley when the RAF withdrew from Biggin Hill.
This photograph is part of the Bob Ogley Photograph Collection.
Place MadeRAF Biggin Hill
Measurements1: H 115 mm x W 95 mm
2: H 185 mm x W 145 mm
PeriodSecond World War
Object TypePhotographic negative
Subject and Association KeywordsBiggin Hill
Subject and Association Keywords30th August 1940 air raid
Subject and Association Keywords'Trixi'
Medium and Materials1: photographic negative
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