Watten

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Title

Watten

Description

Reconnaissance photograph showing open countryside with fields. Road runs top left to middle right and another from middle to bottom. The whole bottom half of the image is covered with craters. On the reverse 'WATTEN. THE WHOLE TARGET AREA HAS BEEN DRENCHED WITH NEW CRATERS. THE DETACHED BUILDINGS NORTH EAST OF THE MAIN BUILDING HAS TWO HOLES IN THE ROOF. THE ACCESS RAILWAY TRACKS UP TO THE EAST END ON THE MAIN BUILDING HAVE BEEN VIRTUALLY ELIMINATED BY MANY HITS, DATE, 8,7,44, UNIT, W.S., NEG NO., G95'.

Date

1944-07-08

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

One b/w photograph with typewritten note on reverse

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is property of the Leonard Cheshire Archive which has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a royalty-free permission to publish it. Please note that it was digitised by a third-party which used technical specifications that may differ from those used by International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive. It has been published here ‘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.

Identifier

MCheshireGL72021-181210-040032, MCheshireGL72021-181210-040033

Collection

Citation

“Watten,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 27, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16590.

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