Images which relate to the Airport and include a group of Jersey Airway officials standing near to a Guernsey and Jersey Airways DeHavilland Dragon Rapide aeroplane. They were on the first civil aircraft to land in Jersey since the occupation and were visiting to investigate the possibilities of re-introducing passenger flights. British Army soldiers can be seen in the background as can a hangar and the Airport building. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 4 of Red Contact File 18A from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/18A/CS4/2

Date: 1945 - 1945

Contact Sheet 16 from Red Contact File 20 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The Contact Sheets contain images of the strips of negatives found in the Red Contact File, include notes, Jersey Weekly Post references, and date from 1947.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16

Date: 1947-05 - 1947-05

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein as he arrived at Jersey Airport and was introduced to the Lieutenant Bailiff Mr E P Le Masurier, Jurat P N Gallichan, Brigadier R M H Lewis, John du Val, Constable of St Peter, Charles Roche, Airport Controller, Commander J M Keene-Miller, British European Airways, and Major H M Fraser. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947 [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/2

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

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