Le Havre

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Title

Le Havre

Description

Two vertical aerial photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is bombing of the centre of Le Havre.
Photo 2 is taken on the next day and German Army positions on the outskirts were attacked.

Date

1944-09-05
1944-09-06

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

Two b/w photographs on an album page

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

PFordTA17040021

Transcription

ABOVE :- In September, 1944 we . [missing word] the Channel Ports several times. The above photo was taken as out bombs hit the deck in the centre of Le Harve. The enemy were holding out here to prevent the Allies from using the port.

BELOW:- The following day we again attacked Le Harve. This time the target was German Army positions on the outskirts of the city. The photo shows numerous sticks straddling the target area.

Citation

“Le Havre,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 2, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/24026.

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