Bomb aimers briefing 30 July 1944

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Title

Bomb aimers briefing 30 July 1944

Description

Shows two bomb loads, one for a single aircraft the other for four. First bomb load notes 10 x 1000 USA. Details weights, distributor setting, times and other detail. Crossed through in green and annotated cancelled. On the reverse annotated 'Bridge and marshalling yard'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-07-30

Contributor

Anne-Marie Watson

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.

Format

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

Language

Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10525, SChattertonJ159568v10526

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[Calculations]

DATE 30-7-44

O U TK A

[Diagonally across page] Cancelled

[Table of bomb loads]

PETROL 1850

DISTRIBUTIR 15 YDS.

[Table of bomb weights]

TIME OFF 1st 2145 E.T.R. 0500 ZERO. 0130 (Both APTs.)

WINDOWS. MB only 1 bundle per minute Coast to coast.

TIME TO TARGET. 3 1/2 hrs. TARGET HEIGHT. 150’?

TARGET GROUND SPEED. 200

COLOUR FILM: 25% -

[Page break]

Bridge & Marshalling Yd.

Citation

“Bomb aimers briefing 30 July 1944 ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 8, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7613.

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