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RAF Bomber Crewman
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Jonathan Falconer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-24 - Publisher: Shire Publications

Discover what it was like to fly with an Royal Air Force heavy bomber crew on a typical night raid over Germany. Learn about the different kinds of specialist flying kit available; read about the varied arsenal of bombs, defensive armament and electronic aids that were carried, and how they
American Bomber Crewman 1941–45
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Gregory Fremont-Barnes examines the lives of the American Bomber Crewmen of the Eighth Air Force, 'The Mighty Eighth', who manned, maintained and repaired the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortresses and the B-24 Liberators that flew from the airfields of England. He highlights the physical and psychological strain placed on these men,
RAF Bomber Command Striking Back
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Alan Measures
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-07 - Publisher:

This title contains detailed research into events on 102 Squadron, an RAF bomber squadron, listings of targets, call signs, routes flown and bomb loads are provided for each operation flown. It also recounts individual stories of six crewmen drawn from different corners of the world.
American Bomber Crewman 1941–45
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Gregory Fremont-Barnes examines the lives of the American Bomber Crewmen of the Eighth Air Force, 'The Mighty Eighth', who manned, maintained and repaired the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortresses and the B-24 Liberators that flew from the airfields of England. He highlights the physical and psychological strain placed on these men,
The Pathfinders
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Will Iredale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Random House

The incredible story of the crack team of men and women who transformed RAF Bomber Command and helped the Allies deliver decisive victory over Nazi Germany. The Pathfinders were ordinary men and women from a range of nations who revolutionised the efficiency of the Allies' air campaign over mainland Europe.