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- Tags: Cook’s tour
Tags: 617 Squadron; Anson; bombing; Cook’s tour; Dominie; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; Lancaster finishing school; Lincoln; Me 262; Operation Catechism; Operation Exodus (1945); operational training unit; Proctor; RAF Barrow in Furness; RAF Market Harborough; RAF Mona; RAF Syerston; RAF Waddington; RAF Winthorpe; RAF Woodhall Spa; RAF Yatesbury; Stirling; submarine; Tiger force; Tirpitz; training; Wellington
Tags: 192 Squadron; 49 Squadron; air gunner; aircrew; Anson; B-17; bombing; Cook’s tour; crash; ditching; Halifax; Halifax Mk 3; Hampden; Lancaster; Lancaster Mk 1; Lancaster Mk 3; Manchester; mine laying; Oxford; RAF Foulsham; RAF Fulbeck; RAF Manby; RAF Scampton; RAF Sutton Bridge; RAF Upper Heyford; RAF West Freugh; RAF Wigsley; Tiger Moth; training; Wellington; Whitley; wireless operator / air gunner
Tags: Anson; Bollingbroke; bombing; bombing of Dresden (13 - 15 February 1945); bombing of Helgoland (18 April 1945); Cook’s tour; Halifax; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; Operation Dodge (1945); Operation Manna (29 Apr – 8 May 1945); operational training unit; RAF Glatton; RAF Kelstern; RAF Moreton in the Marsh; RAF Sandtoft; RCAF Fingal; training
Photograph 2 is a low level oblique photograph of a badly damaged city. In the distance are port cranes.
Photograph 3 and 5 are…
Photographs 2 and 4 are low level obliques photographs of bomb damaged bridges captioned 'Bridges across the Rhine, Nr Emmerich, Germany'.
Top left - a note 'got to here'. Top right - an aerial oblique view of a city-scape with some large buildings and some damage visible. Captioned 'Essen' on the reverse 'Essen'.
Middle - an aerial oblique view of a…
Tags: 460 Squadron; 576 Squadron; 61 Squadron; aircrew; Anson; bombing; Commodore; Cook’s tour; Halifax; Harrow; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; Lancaster Mk 1; Lancaster Mk 3; mine laying; navigator; Operation Dodge (1945); Operation Exodus (1945); Operation Manna (29 Apr – 8 May 1945); operational training unit; Oxford; RAF Binbrook; RAF Bobbington; RAF Bottesford; RAF Breighton; RAF Fiskerton; RAF Lindholme; RAF Swinderby; RAF Whitchurch; training; Whitley