Bomb aimers briefing 7 August 1944

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Title

Bomb aimers briefing 7 August 1944

Description

Shows a single bomb load and includes distributor and preselection settings and other details. On the reverse a calculation.

Date

1944-08-07

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two sides front form document partially filled in on the reverse handwritten

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Contributor

Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10444, SChattertonJ159568v10445

Transcription

DATE 7-8-44

[Table of bomb loads]

PETROL 1600 galls.

DISTRIBUTOR 12 yards.

T.V. 1000

BOMB WEIGHT 12,168.

ALL UP. WEIGHT. 65,000 + 2nd pilots.

[Table of Preselect]

TIME OFF 0130 ZERO. 0415 H-H+6

WINDOWS. 5 bundles AIB or 10 bundles C NICKELS. NIL. EFFORT. 100

TARGET HEIGHT. 250’

BOMBING HEIGHTS. 14/15000’ BOMBING HEADING. [deleted] TRACK 110°T. [/deleted]

COLOUR FILM: S.T.R.V.J.B.F.K.

[Page break]

[Calculations]

Citation

“Bomb aimers briefing 7 August 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 1, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7546.

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