617 Dambuster Squadron At War

Chris Ward

 
Date Published :
August 2009
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Language:
English
Series :
Images of War
Illustration :
250 b/w photos
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding. : Paperback
ISBN : 9781848840195
Pages : 112
Dimensions : 9.5 X 7.5 inches
Stock Status : In stock
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$25.99

Overview
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No. 617 Squadron RAF Bomber Command is world-famous for its daring raids on the Mohne, Eder and Sorpe Dams, the Dortmund-Ems Canal and the attacks on the German ship Tirpitz. This book contains rarely seen photographs of the squadron’s aircraft, crews and other behind-the-scenes operations. Each image is accompanied by a lengthy caption that convey the location and history surrounding the subject in question.

About The Author
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Chris Ward is a respected historian who has specialised in Bomber Command history, especially 5 Group, of which 617 was a member. He has had access to wartime records and ex-squadron personnel. He lives in Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

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