Sixth operation Bergen

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Sixth operation Bergen

Description

Handwritten note giving brief details of the operation, due to cloud, brought the bombs back.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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Andy Hamilton

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Two handwritten notes on an album page

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PPopeKMJ18010052

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[underlined]
Sixth Operation.
BERGEN.
Saturday Night. October 28th 1944
Airborne 6hrs 55mins.
[/underlined]

[underlined] Bergen [/underlined]
Due to thick cloud, unable to drop bombs on the Target, a U. boat base, as the Norwegians were too near. Bomb load brought back

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“Sixth operation Bergen,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 18, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/9389.

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