THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945: THE STRATEGIC AIR OFFENSIVE 1939 - 1945

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  • HU 44269
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  • object name: Commercial photograph
  • object category: Black and white
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photographs

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Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris studies aerial reconnaissance photos at his High Wycombe Headquarters a few days after the second anniversary of his appointment as Commander in Chief of Bomber Command. Photographic intelligence played a vital role in the selection of targets and the assessment of the effects of a raid.

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