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The Luftwaffe’s Air Campaign against the British Isles 1941-45

Neil Robinson

Date Published :
October 2013
Publisher :
Airfile Publications
Series :
Camouflage and Markings
Illustration :
150 illustrations and 20 photos
No associated books available.


over and around the British Isles, from the Blitz of 1941 through to the last sporadic raids by V1-carrying He 111s in late 1944/early 1945. Mainly featuring multi-engine bombers, single and twin-engine fighter bombers and intruders are also included, all of which were involved in operations such as the ‘Baedeker Raids’ and Operation ‘Steinbock’; high and low level raiders; intruder and night fighter operations including Operation ‘Gisela'; and the first Ar 234 jet flights over the UK; plus the aircraft operated by Fliegerführer Atlantik undertaking anti-shipping and maritime operations.

NEW FEATURE archive photographs included

About The Author

Neil Robinson is a respected aviation historian and author, who has worked on a number of related projects over the years. He is the author of RAF Trainers 1918-1945: Camouflage and Markings (Airlife Publications, 2012), and Air War Over the Falklands (Airlife Publications, 2012).