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A planning chart used for a route from Waterbeach to Cologne then Mepal

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A planning chart used on an operation to Essen, with handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart for the route from Waterbeach to Essen then Mepal, with handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart used for an operation to Dortmund, with handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart used for an operation to Stuttgart, with handwritten annotations

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A planning chart for an operation to a target north west of Essen, with handwritten annotations.

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A planned route from Waterbeach to Soest, with handwritten annotations

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A planning chart for an operation to the west-north-west of Essen.

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A planning chart for an operation from Mepal to Dortmund. On both sides are handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart for an operation to Emmerich starting at Waterbeach and ending at Mepal. Both sides have handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart for an operation to Bonn, originating at Waterbeach and ending at Mepal with handwritten annotations.

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A planning chart for a route from Waterbeach to West Germany then Mepal. On the reverse are handwritten latitudes and longitudes.

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A planning chart with a route from Mepal to Dortmund. On the reverse is '51 32 07 03'.

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A planning chart for an operation from Mepal to Dusseldorf. On the reverse is a sketch of a face.

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A planning chart with a route from Waterbeach to Dortmund. On the reverse is a list of latitudes and longitudes.

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A planning chart for an operation to Leipzig area. On the reverse is written '51 19 12 00'

PFordTA17110062.pdf
Four photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a Lancaster going down in flames, captioned 'Photo taken by Chappie of kite going down in flames over Osterfield (Rhur) probably Mac's ht 18,000' '
Photo 2 is Terry, crew and a WAAF outside a Nissen…

PFordTA17110053.pdf
Three photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is Harry in flying kit at the rear ladder of a Lancaster .
Photo 2 is six airmen in flying kit at the front of their aircraft, captioned 'Crew in front of Lancaster before going to Hamm 34th trip'.
Photo 3…

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Two items from a scrapbook.
Item 1 is a propaganda leaflet, dropped on Homberg on 21-11-44.
Item 2 is a newspaper cutting about Bombing Attacks on Germany. It states that the RAF lost 79,281 airmen and 22000 aircraft during the war. The USAAF lost…

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Two vertical aerial photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is of Flushing where a dyke was breached. Some flooding is visible according to the caption.
Photo 2 is of Bonn showing in the city in great detail at the start of the raid. it is annotated…

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Two vertical aerial photographs of Duisberg. Two operations in 24 hours to the same location. The caption comments on the large number of ' "scarecrows" sent up by the Hun'.
Photo 1 is a daylight image with all the details obscured by explosions…

PFordTA17040012.jpg
Three photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is an air-to-air photograph of a Lancaster exploding after a direct hit.
Photo 2 is an air-to-air photograph of burning pieces of an aircraft after a direct hit.
Photo 3 is a vertical aerial photograph of…

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Three photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a target photograph of a night attack on Koblenz. All detail is obscured by target indicators and incendiaries.
Photo 2 is Terry's flight engineer seen from the bomb aimer's position.
Photo 3 is a…

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Four photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is a target photograph of Emmerich. The river is visible but no ground detail.
Photo 2 and 3 are Terry and Eddy at the controls on the way home from the Emmerich raid.
Photo 4 is six airmen and a WAAF…

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Two target photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is Westkapelle dyke which was bombed to flood Walchern Island, which was below sea level.
Photo 2 is a night attack on Dortmund, most of the image obscured by anti-aircraft fire and target indicators.
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