Operation to Gelsenkirchen

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Title

Operation to Gelsenkirchen

Description

Account of Lancasters bombing benzol plant near Gelsenkirchen. Spitfire's dropped bombs on railway trucks. Benzol plant and Gelsenkirchen is underlined. captioned '5.3.45'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1945-05

Contributor

Andy Hamilton

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Format

One newspaper cutting

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Identifier

NParryHP-161011-010008

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Transcription

RAF Lancasters hit a [underlined] benzol plant [/underlined] near [underlined] Gelsenkirchen, [/underlined] while RAF Spitfires dropped bombs in the middle of a concentration of 60 railway trucks in the V-bomb zone.
[inserted] 5.3.45 [/inserted]

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Citation

“Operation to Gelsenkirchen,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 19, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/10283.

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