FLEET AIR ARM STRIKES IN NORTHERN WATERS. AUGUST 1944, ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER HMS FORMIDABLE. ON 22, 23, 24, AND 29 AUGUST AIRCRAFT OF THE FLEET AIR ARM SUPPORTED BY UNITS OF THE HOME FLEET CARRIED OUT A SERIES OF RAIDS ON TARGETS IN NORWAY AND PARTICULARLY ON THE GERMAN BATTLESHIP TIRPITZ IN ITS HIDE-OUT IN THE ALTEN FJORD.

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Barracudas and Corsairs ranged on the deck of HMS FORMIDABLE before the strikes began.

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