617 dambuster squadron at war rare photographs from wartime archives by Chris Ward

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Published by Pen & Sword Aviation in Barnsley .

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Subjects:

  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- Squadron, 617 -- History,
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- Squadron, 617 -- Pictorial works,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British -- Pictorial works

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Book details

StatementChris Ward and Andy Lee.
GenrePictorial works
SeriesImages of war
ContributionsLee, Andy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD786 .W363 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. :
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24017877M
ISBN 101848840195
ISBN 109781848840195
LC Control Number2009504050

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Lance Howard, left, photographed in November with his brother, Sgt Godfrey Howard, who also served in the RAAF. Sadly, Godfrey was lost on operations over Italy on 25 Februarywhile serving in Squadron.

[Pic: Australian War Memorial UK] Plt Off C L Howard Navigator Lancaster serial number: ED/G Call sign: AJ-O Third wave.

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