Vaires, Edward King's 22nd operation on his tour.

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Title

Vaires, Edward King's 22nd operation on his tour.

Description

Five items, Edward's brief description of the operation, his navigation plot, the expected H2S return over the target, two press cuttings, one with the caption'Paris/Vaires marshalling yard devastation' showing the Vaires rail yard after the attacks, many craters from this and earlier raids. The second without caption but showing a bombed rail yard. Many craters damaging both track and waggons. There is also part of an official report on the operation that gives the number of aircraft involved and their squadron, the weather and a summary of the operation.

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Date

1944-07-07
1944-07-08

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Language

Format

Two typewritten documents, a navigation plot, an H2S return, two press clippings

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

SKingEJ182986v10101, SKingEJ182986v10102, SKingEJ182986v10103, SKingEJ182986v10104, SKingEJ182986v10106, SKingEJ182986v10108

Citation

Edward King, “Vaires, Edward King's 22nd operation on his tour.,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed January 19, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/34235.

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