The Bristol Britannia XM496 Preservation Society recommend the following books as sources of further information about Britannia XM496, The Britannia Aircraft and RAF Transport Command. Many of these books are available from ABE Books.
The RAF Britannia and its people 1959 to 1975 – Sdq Ldr David Berry (2005) Keyham Books – out of print but available on DVD from Keyham Books.
Specialist Aircrew :Life and times of a 1951 to 1991 RAF pilot – Sdq Ldr David Berry (1999) Keyham Books – out of print
Bristol Britannia (plus Canadair Argus & Yukon) – Charles Stafrace (2020) – Guideline Publications (Warpaint Series No.125) – Note: The XM496 entry on page 19 is inaccurate!