Bordeaux

PHouriganM18030051.jpg
PHouriganM18030052.jpg

Title

Bordeaux

Description

Target photograph of Bordeaux showing both banks of the River Garonne with submarine pens in docks. Northern districts are visible. Target area clear with no clouds. No bomb bursts seen. Captioned ‘3° F’, ‘5B’, ‘1918 SKELL. 11.8.44 // 8” 17000 [arrow right] 005° 1632 BORDEAUX RD. C. 6x2000. 034secs. F/O. SLYWCHUK. C.50.’ On the reverse ‘[underlined] BORDEAUX. 11-8-44. F/O SLYWCHUK. [/underlined]’, ‘1700 yds, 125°’.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-08-11

Rights

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Format

One b/w photograph

Type

Identifier

PHouriganM18030051, PHouriganM18030052

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Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Bordeaux,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 5, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6751.

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