Salonika

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Title

Salonika

Description

A target photograph for an operation to Salonika (Thessaloniki). Thessaloniki Bay occupies the lower half of the image and the upper right corner is obscured by light traces. The coastline and dock area are visible. There appears to be a ship in the bay being struck by bombs. The photograph is captioned:
'1912. 104/6. 21/22 SEPT 44. F8" // NT. 8100' → 130°. 20.01.
SALONIKA. T. 9x500. 6x250. Mk III 26 1/2. SGT. BIRD. K.'
On the opposite page is a handwritten description of the operation.

Date

1944-09-21
1944-09-22

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Type

Format

One b/w photograph on an album page

Rights

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Identifier

PBirdJH18010035

Citation

“Salonika,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 19, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/40641.

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