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GEHFileBot
10-27-2005, 04:04 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile10491/Osnabrueck-bomb-strike,-17-18-August-1942.htm>Osnabrueck bomb strike, 17-18 August 1942</a></b><br><br>139 aircraft of 5 types. 5 aircraft - 3 Wellingtons, 1 Lancaster, 1 Stirling - lost, 3.6 per cent of the force.<br />
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-wire factory. 7 people were killed and 15 were injured.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/71672ADMIN.jpg>

Captain Hornblower
02-16-2007, 10:56 AM
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