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Air bombardment the story of its development. by Saundby, Robert Henry Magnus Spencer (Sir)

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


  • Bombing, Aerial,
  • Air warfare -- History

Book details:

LC ClassificationsUG630 S26
The Physical Object
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17174700M

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These historical pages are dedicated to the 8, men who served in the rd Bombardment Group (H) "Hell's Angels" during World War II. The rd Bomb Group was an Eighth Air Force, B Bomber Group stationed at Molesworth, England from to Their motto, Might in Flight, was earned on each of their record combat missions. OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction / by A. Lawrence Lowell --Ahriman --Bombardment --the traditional law and practice --World War developments --General Douhet and the new theory of war --The Douhet theory in practice --Criticisms of Douhet's theory --Experience, and how to evaluate it --The air raid --what will it cost? Full text of "The Story Of The Fifth Bombardment Group (Heavy)" See other formats. 38th Bombardment Group. Constituted as 38th Bombardment Group (Medium) on 20 Nov Activated on 15 Jan Trained with B, B, and B aircraft. The ground echelon moved to Australia, Jan-Feb , while the air echelon remained in the US for further training.