Frankfurt and Calais

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Title

Frankfurt and Calais

Description

Two vertical aerial photographs from an album.
Photograph one, Frankfurt at night, is indecipherable. Captioned 'a brilliant spectacle of searchlights, flak sparks and puffs, glowing incendiaries and target indicators'.
Photograph two is taken south of Calais in daytime. Explosions are visible to the east. Les Fontinettes railway station, sidings and marshalling yards are located to the west.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-09-12
1944-09-13
1944-09-27

Contributor

Rights

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Format

Two b/w photographs on an album page

Language

Type

Identifier

PFordTA17040006

Conforms To

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Batch 105/b

Transcription

[2 black and white photographs]
Title
Target photographs of Frankfurt and Calais
Description
Two vertical aerial photographs from an album.
Photograph one, Frankfurt at night, is indecipherable. Captioned 'a brilliant spectacle of searchlights, flak sparks and puffs, glowing incendiaries and target indicators'.
Photograph two is taken south of Calais in daytime. Explosions are visible to the east. Les Fontinettes railway station, sidings and marshalling yards are located to the west.

Citation

“Frankfurt and Calais,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed August 5, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/23977.

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