Formation of Lancasters over Montrichard

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Title

Formation of Lancasters over Montrichard

Description

Air-to-air view of a large formation of Lancasters flying over Montrichard. The Cher river runs from middle left to right with a bridge in middle. Submitted with description 'Photo numbered C3186. Showing Lancasters flying on low-level daylight operation to Le Creusot, 1942'.

Identification kindly provided by Thijs Pieters of the Finding the location WW1 & WW2 Facebook group.

Date

1942

Temporal Coverage

Type

Format

One b/w photograph mounted on an album page

Conforms To

Rights

This content is property of the Royal Air Force Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre 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

PFOMetheringhamAF19040048

Citation

“Formation of Lancasters over Montrichard,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 10, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31290.

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