OPERATION CHASTISE (THE DAMBUSTERS' RAID) 16 - 17 MAY 1943
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Debriefing of Wing Commander Guy Gibson's crew. Squadron Leader Townson, Intelligence Officer, questions, from left to right: Spafford, Taerum and Trevor-Roper. Pulford and Deering are partly hidden. Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris and the Hon Ralph A Cochrane, Air Officer Commanding the Group, observe.
Air Marshal Sir Arthur Harris (left) observes as Wing Commander Guy Gibson's crew is debriefed after No. 617 Squadron's raid on the Ruhr Dams, 17 May 1943.
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