102 (Ceylon) Squadron

Tentate et perficite (Attempt and Achieve)

From Hull, Hell and Halifax By Chris Blanchett

From Hull, Hell and Halifax By Chris Blanchett

Illustrated History of No.4 Group, 1937-48

This is the story of 4 Group of RAF Bomber Command and its Squadrons based in Yorkshire over an eleven year period that encompassed the Second World War. Well illustrated with ten appendices.

Contents:

  • Acknowledgements
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1 – Roots in Expansion
  • 2 – Nickels in the Dark
  • 3 – Security Patrols
  • 4 – Norway
  • 5 – The Storm Breaks
  • 6 – Enter the Halifax
  • 7 – New Squadrons
  • 8 – The Mounting Cost
  • 9 – Twilight of the Whitleys
  • 10 – Problems with the Halifax
  • 11 – The Battle of the Rhur
  • 12 – The Battle of Hamburg
  • 13 – The Battle of Berlin
  • 14 – The Transportation Plan
  • 15 – A Tactical Bomber Group
  • 16 – The Final Offensive
  • 17 – The Transport Years
  • 18 – ‘They Also Served’ a Tribute to the Ground Staff
  • 19 – ‘We Also Served’ a WAAF in No.4 Group
  • 20 – ‘Ops are On’ the Work of No.4 Group HQ
  • Appendices

Hardback: 240 Pages
Publisher: Midland Publishing (26 May 2006)
ISBN-10: 0904597814

 


 

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