Lancaster with 12000 lb bomb

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Title

Lancaster with 12000 lb bomb

Description

In the front a 12000 lb bomb on a trolley is being positioned in front of a 617 Squadron Lancaster. Aircraft has open bomb bay and fuselage and starboard engines visible. An airman is standing behind the bomb centre, another is sitting on the far end of the trolley and a third is leaning down at the front of the trolley. Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944

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.

Format

One b/w photograph

Type

Identifier

PCheshireGL18070009

Temporal Coverage

Collection

Citation

“Lancaster with 12000 lb bomb,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 18, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16797.

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