Google Earth Hacks | File Downloads | Categories | Most Popular | Newest | Top Rated | By State | By Country
Google Earth Hacks Login | Register    
Logging in will reduce the number of ads that you see    
 
(advanced search)

Subscribe in a reader Get updates by e-mail Follow GEH on Twitter Follow Mickey on Twitter

Dig Deeper


Brest bomb strike, 5 April 1943 - Related Files

Info Map Comments (0) Related Files


Related Files

RatingDate AddedDownloads 

German Battlecruisers Gneisenau and Scharnhorst in Brest

German Battlecruisers Gneisenau and Scharnhorst in Brest

The two ships returned from the open Atlantic to the port of Brest, France, and then started preparations for their next operation. Gneisenau went into the dry dock for minor repairs. In early April, 1941, an unexploded bomb, dropped by RAF Bomber Command bombers during near constant air-raids on the ships, forced Gneisenau out of drydock, and she was anchored in the inner harbor. 22 Squadron o...
No rating yet08/05/20081,764Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Strike photos of the 100th Bomb Group, 1943 - 1945

Strike photos of the 100th Bomb Group, 1943 - 1945

100th Bomb Group
13th Combat Wing
3rd Air Division
8th AF
Rating of 3.33333333311/06/20051,110Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Bombs away near Brest, France

Bombs away near Brest, France

Strike photo from the 486th BG (H).
Rating of 402/27/2007513Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

303rd BG - Bomb strike on Muenster, Germany

303rd BG - Bomb strike on Muenster, Germany

303rd BG: Munster, Germany Bomb Strike - Mission #263, 26 October 1944
No rating yet01/02/20081,102Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Vipiteno bomb strike, 8 April 1945

Vipiteno bomb strike, 8 April 1945

Mission: #446
Target type: railroad bridge

Thirty two aircraft of the 376th BG had numerous, excellent hits registered.
No rating yet10/26/2005517Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Crashed B-24 Liberator Lady Be Good in Tobruk

Crashed B-24 Liberator Lady Be Good in Tobruk

Lady Be Good was an American B-24D Liberator of the United States Army Air Forces, serial number 41-24301, during World War II. Based at Benina Airfield in Soluch (today Suluq), Libya, it crashed in April 1943 returning from a mission and was later discovered in 1959 hundreds of miles into the Sahara with its crew mysteriously missing.

Following an April 4, 1943 bombing raid on N...
No rating yet08/16/20091,687Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Nordhausen bomb strike, 4 April 1945

Nordhausen bomb strike, 4 April 1945

243 Lancasters and 1 Mosquito of No 5 Group, with 8 Pathfinder Mosquitos, attacked the barracks and the town of Nordhausen, which was severely damaged. 1 Lancaster lost.
Rating of 310/30/2005902Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

April 16. 2002 general strike in Italy

April 16. 2002 general strike in Italy

April 16. 2002 11 millions of Italians went on the streets to demonstrate against Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's labour reforms bringing the nation virtually to a standstill.

http://articles.cnn.com/2002-04-16/world/strike.italy_1_sergio-cofferati-marco-biagi-union-leaders?_s=PM:WORLD

You can see the demonstrators in Circus Maximus, and around the treets up to ...
No rating yet09/13/2012340Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

458th BG (H), Lechfeld Airfield, 9 April 1945 - B-24 goes down

458th BG (H), Lechfeld Airfield, 9 April 1945 - B-24 goes down

A bomb strike camera caught "Final Approach" in her final moments.

On April 9, 1944 the 458th BG flew their 222nd mission to the airfield at Lechfeld, Germany. On the bomb run, “Final Approach”, flown by 2Lt Leonard Abramowitz, "...suffered a direct flak hit on bomb run almost simultaneously with bomb release. #2 Engine went on fire and A/C went into power dive in...
Rating of 412/20/20081,799Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Koblenz bomb strike, 19.09.1944

Koblenz bomb strike, 19.09.1944

On 19.09.1944 at 15:03 119 B17 of 447th Bomb Group (mission: #146) dropped 244,3 tons of bombs on the marschalling yard Koblenz-Mosel and the Rhine bridges. A railroad AA-gun was also destroyed. The air raid caused 144 deads and 133 injured people.

About 40 years later a plaque was installed in the city to commemorate the victims of the bomb war.

Translation:
Rating of 406/09/20091,901Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

457th BG (H), Mission 213

457th BG (H), Mission 213

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...
Rating of 305/15/2006729Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Neuburg bomb strike, 24 March 1945

Neuburg bomb strike, 24 March 1945

Mission: #436
Target type: Jet training field

Aerial photos show that the 376th Bomb Group had covered the entire field with clusters of fragmentation bombs.
Rating of 410/26/2005671Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

 

Google Earth Hacks is not affiliated with Google in any way

"Google" and "Google Earth" are trademarks of Google Inc.

Google Earth Hacks © 2005 - 2014 MickMel, Inc - Privacy Statement

GEH in the News - GEH en Español - GEH auf Deutsch - GEH en Français