Kamen and Hanover

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Title

Kamen and Hanover

Description

Two low level oblique aerial photographs.
Photograph one shows the remains of an oil refinery at Kamen. Bomb damage is visible throughout.
Photograph two was taken during a Cook's tour. It shows the urban, manufacturing centre of Hanover with extensive bomb damage.

Date

1945

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

Two b/w photographs on an album page

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PThomasAF20040035

Transcription

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1945. Kamen.
The photograph shows the remains of an oil refinery plant & the small town of Kamen. Situated on the eastern fringes of the Ruhr this small but important target was virtually wiped out.

1945. Hanover.
A low level photograph taken on a Cook’s Tour flight showing very extensive damage to this manufacturing centre. Bombed throughout the war on a regular basis.

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Citation

“Kamen and Hanover,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 17, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/23033.

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