Into the Night Sky: RAF Middleton St George, A Bomber - download pdf or read online

By Paul Tweddle

Britain's so much northerly bomber base - Middleton St George in County Durham - performed a key position within the RAF's strategic evening bomber offensive opposed to Germany - from the day its resident Whitley bomber squadron flew its first offensive operational sorties in April 1941 up till the tip of the conflict in Europe in may perhaps 1945. Over 4 difficult years of overall warfare, its squadrons of Whitleys, Halifaxes and Lancasters flew in all of the major RAF offensives opposed to the 3rd Reich. those incorporated the Thousand Bomber Raids, the Battles of the Ruhr, Hamburg and Berlin, and at last the massive sunlight raids that pulverised the failing middle of Nazi Germany within the last months of the struggle in Europe.

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