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|Target photograph taken by Squadron Leader Allardyce over Heligoland, April 18th 1945. |
No.218 (Gold Coast) Squadron dispatched 27 Avro Lancaster's against this target. The following ordinance were dropped by the squadron. 200 x 1000lb AMN.M65(TD.025), 16 x 1000lb MC and 198 x 500lb MC.
969 aircraft - 617 Lancasters, 332 Halifaxes, 20 Mosquitos - of all groups att...
|Photographs of Helgoland taken before and after the attack by Bomber Command on 18 April 1945.|
Left - 16 April 1945
Right - 19 April 1945
18th April 1945
969 aircraft - 617 Lancasters, 332 Halifaxes, 20 Mosquitos - of all groups attacked the naval base at Heligoland, the airfield and the town on this small island. The bombing was accurate and the target areas...
Bombs falling towards Heligoland from 26,000 feet - 15 May 1943. Photo taken from the camera pit of #41-24577 "Hell's Angels"
|This is a picture of the RAF bombing raid on 25 April 1945 of the obersalzberg complex and hitlers berghof.||03/26/2006||1,606|
|WWII City of Bergkamen after heavy bombing raid USAF. Picture made in February 1945. Berkamen (Northrhine-Westfalia) was one of the most destroyed small towns in Germany. Aim of the bombing raids were the coal mines and the Chemische Werke - today Schering AG ||10/05/2005||1,312|
|North of RAF Honington there is a bombing range from 1945 with concrete arrow showing the direction to targets. As targets you see a target marking and an outlined ship.|
You also see a lot of bomb craters around.
|All photographs were taken on 18 April 1945, one day after the last big raid on the city.|
Dresden was both an important garrison as well as a centre of military industry during the Second World War. The bombing of Dresden by the Royal Air Force and by the United States Army Air Force between February 13 and February 15, 1945, remains one of the more controversial Allied actions o...
|Note the damage of prior raids.||02/27/2007||622|
|The Marifu Rail Yard, 2 miles east of Iwakuni, and 2 miles south of Otaka, Japan, after the bombing raid of 14 August 1945 by 108 B-29 Superforts of the 21st Bomber Command. ||06/29/2007||628|
|Attacked by the No. 99 Squadron RAF.||03/03/2007||493|
|On the right you also see the site of the accidental bombing of the Bezuidenhoud area.|
In the Second World War German V-2 rockets were stationed in the park just north to this district, called Haagse Bos. On 3 March 1945 the allies attempted to destroy V-2s and launching equipment by a large-scale bombardment, but due to navigational errors the Bezuidenhout was destroyed; 500 people were...
|Bombing of an ammunition dump near Ingolstadt, Bavaria. This is a 3 sequence overlay with 2 top views and a side view of the explosion cloud.||10/13/2005||1,081|