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Bomber crew

taking on the Reich

by Sweetman, John

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Published by Little Brown in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Bomber Command -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.,
    • Bomber pilots -- Great Britain.,
    • Bombers -- Design and construction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-272) and index.

      StatementJohn Sweetman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD786 .S923 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 280 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3460323M
      ISBN 100316727717
      LC Control Number2005412022
      OCLC/WorldCa57751152

      May 03,  · Bomber crews would receive extensive training at American air bases before being sent overseas for combat duty. A B would typically have a crew of 10 including: a pilot who was the flight. May 18,  · The Handley Page Halifax was equipped to provide stations for the Pilot, 2nd Pilot, Observer / Navigator, Air Bomber (when introduced), Wireless Operator and Flight Engineer. Air Gunners were accommodated in a mid and rear turret The crew compartment in a Handley Page Halifax consisted of an upper deck to accommodate the Pilot, 2nd Pilot.

      Price has given the bomber offensive a human face. This book [ ] has a heart and soul' The Times. 'A fascinating and fast-paced account of the exploits of an Avro Lancaster bomber crew from 97 Squadron RAF' The Herald. 'A remarkable insight into the bravery, determination and skill of British Bomber Command crews during WWII' Waterstones. Jan 19,  · The bomber comes to a full stop; the crew at the. WWII ghost B completed its mission, then landed – no one was on board. Also on the navigator’s desk was the daily code book. This code book provided the crew with identifying colors and letters of the day for communication purposes. In the fuselage, there were several flying.

      Aug 29,  · Lost World War II Bomber Crew Found After 69 Years. More than 69 years after they crashed in Germany, the remains of five British airmen have been recovered and will receive a Author: Jennie Cohen. The Crew – The Story Of A Lancaster Bomber Crew. A moving tribute to the sacrifice and bravery of the fliers of RAF Bomber Command, this book is based on interviews with Ken Cook, the crew’s sole surviving member and recounts the wartime exploits of the members of an Avro Lancaster crew between and the war’s end.


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Long after the Battle of Britain, the aircrews of RAF Bomber Command risked their lives night after night during the Second World War/5. Apr 27,  · Shadow: A Cottontail Bomber Crew in World War II An excellent book for anyone that is interested in the air war in Europe during WWII. These are very personal accoounts of the men that flew some of the most dangerous missions of the war.

My Father flew B's in the same theatre of the war. This book provided an in-depth look at what his /5(9). John Sweetman has ably illustrated Bomber Command's war with this book of well-chosen personal experiences of aircrew and the people who knew them; many of the sources are especially valuable for being contemporaneous.

That said, I would probably have given this book 3 /5. Jan 09,  · 'This book uses [Ken Cook's] story of bravery to shed light on the Second World War bombing campaign' The Times.

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This book [ ] has a heart and soul' The Times. 'A fascinating and fast-paced account of the exploits of an Avro Lancaster bomber crew from 97 Squadron RAF' The Herald.

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This will remain in the book (possibly with an auto screen shot of plane (from Aircraft menu) parked up will be added as well. The aircrews of RAF Bomber Command during World War II operated a fleet of bomber aircraft carried strategic bombing operations from September to Mayon behalf of the Allied powers.

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The experiences of RAF aircrew in action, the complexities of their wartime relationships and the impact of their part in the war on the loved ones they left behind.

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