50 Squadron over Kassel

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Title

50 Squadron over Kassel
Aiming Point Certificate

Description

Drawing shows 50 Squadron Lancaster flying over destroyed buildings, dropping candles on parachutes to illuminate the ruins below while an airman crawls on the wing to take a photograph. A sign points to Kassel and an officer is saying 'Hermann! you said impossible!' The character of Hermann is on hands and knees showing a medal pinned to his bottom. Harold Southgate's crew listed on drawing.

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One cartoon

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PSouthgateH1612

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Citation

“50 Squadron over Kassel,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 20, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/39655.

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