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ROYAL AIR FORCE COASTAL COMMAND, 1939-1945.

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  • object category: Black and white
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Rocket projectiles from the photographing aircraft head for the German-controlled car-ferry HEIMDAL, anchored with a trawler auxiliary vessel close to the steep cliffs of Vindspol during an attack on shipping in Midtgulen, Norway, by 28 Bristol Beaufighters of the Dallachy Strike Wing. The HEIMDAL and another merchant vessel were both seriously damaged and left on fire.

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