Bombing of the Tirpitz

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Title

Bombing of the Tirpitz

Description

A vertical aerial photograph of the bombing of the Tirpitz. Much of the image is obscured by smoke and explosions. Tirpitz can be seen right of centre. Anti-aircraft fire can be seen to the top of the photograph. Three bomb explosions in the water are visible to the top right. It is captioned: '685 LOS 12.11.44//8" 15400' 325° 0843 Tirpitz J 1 HC 12000DT c 31 secs F/L Gumbley J 617'.

Date

1944-11-12

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Language

Type

Format

One b/w photograph

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘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. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Contributor

Identifier

PPenswickJ1709

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Bombing of the Tirpitz,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 30, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/35393.

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