Into the Night Sky: RAF Middleton St George, A Bomber by Paul Tweddle

By Paul Tweddle

Britain's so much northerly bomber base - Middleton St George in County Durham - performed a key position within the RAF's strategic evening bomber offensive opposed to Germany - from the day its resident Whitley bomber squadron flew its first offensive operational sorties in April 1941 up till the top of the struggle in Europe in may possibly 1945. Over 4 tough years of overall struggle, its squadrons of Whitleys, Halifaxes and Lancasters flew in the entire major RAF offensives opposed to the 3rd Reich. those incorporated the Thousand Bomber Raids, the Battles of the Ruhr, Hamburg and Berlin, and eventually the large sunlight raids that pulverised the failing center of Nazi Germany within the last months of the battle in Europe.

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