The Reich Intruders: RAF Light Bomber Raids in World War II

The Reich Intruders: RAF Light Bomber Raids in World War II


This is the tale of two team RAF in the course of international struggle II. a lot of it's instructed through the boys who flew the Blenheim, Boston, Mitchell and Mosquito airplane that conducted many bold sunlight and night-time raids on extremely important goals in Nazi occupied Europe and Germany. those weren't the well-known thousand bomber raids that hit the wartime headlines, yet low-level, fast-moving shock raids flown via small formations of fleet-footed and skilfully piloted twin-engine mild bombers. Their objectives have been often tricky to find and seriously defended as a result of their strategic significance to the Nazis. 2 staff additionally performed an essential component within the invasion of Europe either earlier than and after D-Day. frequently they'd fly at wave-top peak around the English Channel or North Sea to prevent detection after which hedge-hop deep into enemy territory to carry their precision assault. Enemy warring parties and anti-aircraft hearth have been a relentless probability. this can be a awesome tale of ability and bravado via a bit recognized department of the RAF.

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