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“Interior of the fuselage of Handley Page Halifax B Mark II, JP321 ‘V’, of No. 614 Squadron RAF, showing some of the many holes caused by splinters from an anti-aircraft rocket which hit the aircraft during an early pathfinding operation over central Europe.” c. 1944-1945. [1698×2480]

“Interior of the fuselage of Handley Page Halifax B Mark II, JP321 ‘V’, of No. 614 Squadron RAF, showing some of the many holes caused by splinters from an anti-aircraft rocket which hit the aircraft during an early pathfinding operation over central Europe.” c. 1944-1945. [1698×2480]

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“An RAF officer inspects the hole left by a 22,000-lb deep-penetration ‘Grand Slam’ bomb which pierced the reinforced concrete roof of the German submarine pens at Farge, north of Bremen, Germany.” 1945. [3508×2400]

“An RAF officer inspects the hole left by a 22,000-lb deep-penetration ‘Grand Slam’ bomb which pierced the reinforced concrete roof of the German submarine pens at Farge, north of Bremen, Germany.” 1945. [3508×2400]

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US troops inspecting a 40′ hole in the roof of the recently captured U-Boat pen. This was caused by a direct hit from a Tallboy bomb dropped by an RAF Lancaster the previous month. at Brest, France, September 1944. [OS] [673×800]

US troops inspecting a 40′ hole in the roof of the recently captured U-Boat pen. This was caused by a direct hit from a Tallboy bomb dropped by an RAF Lancaster the previous month. at Brest, France, September 1944. [OS] [673×800]

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“The wreckage of a German Junkers Ju 52/3m transport destroyed on Gabes airfield. In the background is a convoy of RAF transports moving in to occupy the airfield. The photograph was taken the day after the airfield was captured at the end of March 1943. [2435×1772]

“The wreckage of a German Junkers Ju 52/3m transport destroyed on Gabes airfield. In the background is a convoy of RAF transports moving in to occupy the airfield. The photograph was taken the day after the airfield was captured at the end of March 1943. [2435×1772]