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Tools of his trade - In a world without computors Flt Lt Cooper used complicated mathematics to find and plot targets.<br />
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Unearthed - fascinating unseen archive of cameras, photographs, documents and medals from a British aerial reconnaisance expert who fought all the way through Africa and southern Europe in WW2.<br />
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Flt Lt Eric Cooper from London kept all his wartime paraphernalia, including his K20 handheld camera and stereoscopic plotting instruments until his death in Devon aged 96 in 2012.<br />
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The incredible photographs show bombing raids, amphibious landings and badly damaged aircraft alongside off duty snaps of the campaign throughout the mediterraenean.<br />
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His nephew is now selling the compelling collection at Plymouth Auction Rooms in Devon next week.