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Royal Air Force Bomber Command losses of the Second World War

by W. R. Chorley

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Published by Midland Counties Publications in Earl Shilton, Leicester, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- Bomber Command -- History -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Casulties -- Great Britain,
  • Bombers -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesBomber Command losses of the Second World War., RAF Bomber Command losses.
    StatementW.R. Chorley.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19900164M
    ISBN 100904597857, 0904597873, 090459789X, 0904597903
    OCLC/WorldCa38742434

    RAF BOMBER COMMAND LOSSES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR VOLUME 2 (rev) by W.R. CHORLEY. Excellent condition. Arrived before the advised date and the cost was donated to . Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and crew losses: Volume 4 of Bomber command losses of the Second World War / W. R. Chorley Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War, W. R. Chorley: Author: W. R. Chorley: Edition: 2: Publisher: Midland Counties Publications, Original from.

    In total , operational sorties were flown and 8, aircraft lost in action. Bomber Command aircrews suffered a high casualty rate: of a total of , aircrew, 57, were killed (a 46 percent death rate), a further 8, were wounded in action and 9, became prisoners of war. 55, Royal Air Force Bomber Command aircrew lost their lives on operations during World War 2. That's more than the total who serve in Britain's RAF today. With a terrifying 46% combat attrition rate, an Avro Lancaster Bomber was one of the most dangerous places to .

    About the book: This is the second volume in the series which deals with the losses sustained by the RAF Bomber Command during the 2nd World War. It has already found favour with historians, and those friends and relatives affected by the loss. Click to read more about RAF Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: v. 5 by W.R. Chorley. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers5/5.


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They are the official reports which pilots or air gunners filed after they had encountered enemy aircraft on operational flights. The reports cover action seen by the squadrons, wings and groups. From July to the end of the year, Bomber Command lost nearly aircraft and over 1, aircrew killed, missing or captured.

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Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War by WR Chorley (Leicester: Midland Counties Publications, –).

Several volumes with online amendments and additions. Search for a Royal Air Force airmans’ service records (AIR 79) on findmypast (£). These are records of airmen with service numbers from 1 to Some files may contain information from the Second World War but service records for the Second World War are still with the RAF (see section ).

Synopsis. This is the first volume in a new series, a companion to the Midland's acclaimed Fighter Command and Bomber Command Losses series. This details the aircraft and crew losses incurred by the Royal Air Force's Coastal Command squadrons operating from United Kingdom bases under the control of Coastal Command as either full units or as detachments from other Reviews: More details in Bomber Command´s Losses at Bomber Command Museum of Canada: "T he successes of Bomber Command were purchased at terrible cost.

Of every airmen who joined Bomber Command, 45 were killed, 6 were seriously wounded, 8 became Prisoners of War, and only 41 escaped unscathed (at least physically).

Of the 7, Bomber Command aircraft lost on night operations during the Second World War, an estimated 5, fell victim to Luftwaffe night fighters. In this detailed re-enactment of the air war over Western Europe and the raids flown by the men of RAF Bomber Command, the author has pieced together official data and the words and memories of.RAF Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: v.

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