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|1 Mosquito to Mainz was lost.||10/26/2005||750|
|303rd BG: Munster, Germany Bomb Strike - Mission #263, 26 October 1944||01/02/2008||1,105|
|Port of den helder the netherlands place of the dutch navy||02/27/2006||648|
|Strike Photos for Group Mission #213 to Fulda-Plauen, Germany on Mar 19th, 1945.|
Plauen was the primary target but with full cloud cover over the target the group elected to proceed to bomb the marshalling yards at the secondary target (Fulda). The bomb drop was unusual in that one of the first bombs dropped by the group landed on a muntition train and the resultant explosion blew up mos...
Target type: Jet training field
Aerial photos show that the 376th Bomb Group had covered the entire field with clusters of fragmentation bombs.
|100th Bomb Group|
13th Combat Wing
3rd Air Division
|139 aircraft of 5 types. 5 aircraft - 3 Wellingtons, 1 Lancaster, 1 Stirling - lost, 3.6 per cent of the force.|
111 crews reported accurate bombing. Osnabrück recorded a sharp attack on the north and north-western parts of the town with 77 houses and 4 military buildings destroyed and 125 other buildings seriously damaged, including the town's main hospital, a paper-mill and a copper-wir...
|picture of bombed old Den Helder upper left corner picture taken 10-04-1944||03/06/2006||482|
|A strike photo showing bomb straddling the river at Bremen shipyards on Mar 30th, 1945.||05/15/2006||702|
|picture of tuindorp Den Helder WW2||04/08/2006||641|
Target type: railroad bridge
Thirty two aircraft of the 376th BG had numerous, excellent hits registered.
|From here the AA batteries were controlled. A conspicuous bunker is the Fl 250 (Flakgruppenkommandostand). This type of bunker has a tower. In France there are Fl 250' s with towers of 20 meters. The tower of the FL 250 at Den Helder is a bit lower: 6 meters. In Denmark there are even Fl 250 with no tower at all. The height of the tower, if any, depended on the terrain.|
Apart from the Fl...