List of immediate post war operations

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Title

List of immediate post war operations

Description

Last bombing operation on 24 April 1945, then operation Manna, Exodus, Baedecker and Post Mortem with a brief description of the operations.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Angela Gaffney
Steve Baldwin

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

One handwritten sheet

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Identifier

MBunceFSG3006260-161115-08

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Transcription

Last Bombing mission 24th April 1945
29th April - 7th May 'MANNA' to Dutch
10th May 'EXODUS' evacuating P.OWs
May/June 'BAEDEKER' low level tours of Germany to see devastation caused.
June/July POST 'MORTEM' testing high/low level saturation simulated daylight raids on Germany to test effectiveness of tactics against radar defences.

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Citation

“List of immediate post war operations,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 20, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11255.

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