102 (Ceylon) Squadron

Tentate et perficite (Attempt and Achieve)

Bomber Command War Diaries

by Martin Middlebrook and Chris Everitt

-An Operational Reference Book 1939-1945

 

This epic book is an important reference for anyone researching Bomber Command. It contains details every raid conducted during the Second World War by Bomber Command together with numbers of aircraft participating and a report of the raid.
Contents:

  • Map: Bomber Command and Its Targets
  • List of Plates
  • Introduction
  • Part 1 – The Diaries
  • 1 – The Phoney Way
  • 2 – Norway and Denmark
  • 3 – Blitzkrieg
  • 4 – The Battle of Britain
  • 5 – Winter Lull
  • 6 – A New Start
  • 7 – Maritime Diversion
  • 8 – Back to Germany
  • 9 – Winter Quarters
  • 10 – New Policy, New Chief
  • 11 – The Thousand Raids
  • 12 – Pathfinder Force
  • 13 – An Accession of Strength
  • 14 – The Battle of the Ruhr
  • 15 – The Battle of Hamburg
  • 16 – The Road to Berlin
  • 17 – Berlin – the Main Battle
  • 18 – Invasion Preparations
  • 19 – The Battle of Normandy
  • 20 – The Return to Germany
  • 21 – Victory
  • Part 2 – Statistics
  • Part 3- Operational Performance of Units
  • Squadrons
  • Groups
  • Training Units
  • Notes on Sources, Bibliography, Acknowledgements
  • Index

Hardback: 804 Pages
Publisher: Midland Publishing February 2011
ISBN: 978-1-857803-35-8.

 


 

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