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Royal Australian Air Force in WW2

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Ernest Gledhill, a wireless operator with 514 Squadron
Experiences in Bomber Command - Part 1 - Personal account
Experiences in Bomber Command - Part 2 - Personal account
The WWII Diary of Lancaster Pilot Bruce Johnston
My Father's Website - Sgt Don Bruce 115 Squadron RAF
Ernest Gledhill, a wireless operator with 514 Squadron


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1942 USAAF SN (42-001 to 42-30031)
The WWII Fighter Gun Debate: Introduction
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Bomber Command Terminology
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Norman Kottke - WWII Bombardier and POW at Stalag Luft I
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Polish Fighter Pilots of World War II
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The Luftwaffe, 1933-45

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Bombing of Kassel in World War II
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Schweinfurt - The Battle

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Tarrant Rushton Airfield
Morality of Area Bombing On Germany By Bomber Command
US Strategic Bombing Survey: Summary Report (European War)
RAF BC and USAAF Casualties and Losses
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Nazi Article on RAF Bombing Raids 1940
The Strategic Bombing Offensive: New Perspectives
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Guy Gibson - Dambuster Leader
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The WWII Diary of Lancaster Pilot Bruce Johnston
My Father's Website - Sgt Don Bruce 115 Squadron RAF
Ernest Gledhill, a wireless operator with 514 Squadron

Early Operations with Bomber Command

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Air war over Germany (1944)

Allied Targets

Battle of Hamburg - Allied bombing offensive (includes list of raids)
Hamburg, 28th July 1943 Raid
Bombing of Augsburg - Germany
Bombing of Berlin - Germany
Bombing of Braunschweig - Germany
Bombing of Bucharest - Romania (bombed by allies and axis)
Bombing of Romania - Bombed by allies and axis
Operation Charnwood - Tactical bombing of Caen
Bombing of Cologne
Cologne bomb damage - Photos
The Attack on Cologne - German view point
Cologne, Thousand bomber raids - 1942
Bombing of Darmstadt - Germany
Holocaust at Dresden - Germany
Bombing of Dresden
Bombing of Dresden - Personal accounts
Dresden Raid - Personal account
Dresden - The Truth about the 1945 Bombing
The Fire-bombing of Dresden - An eye-witness account
Dresden Raid - Photos
Dresden Raid - Gruesome photos
Dresden Raid - Britis, American, German accounts
Bombing of Dublin - Attack on Neutral Ireland
Bombing of Ireland - Bombing Incidents
Frascati bombing raid September 8, 1943 - Italy
Bombing of Gelsenkirchen - Germany
Bombing of Hanau - Germany
Bombings of Heilbronn - Germany
Bombing of Helsinki - Finland (attacked by Soviet Union)
Bombardment of Helsinki - Soviet attacks
Bombing of Hildesheim - Germany
Bombing of Kassel - Germany
The Kassel Mission - 27 September 1944
Kassel Raid - Navigator Robert Tims' account
Disaster at kassel - 27 September 1944
Bombing of Königsberg - Germany
Bombing of Lübeck
Bombing of Mannheim - Germany
Bombing of Naples - Italy
bombing of Nuremberg - Germany
The bombing of Nuremberg
Bombing of Peenemünde - Germany V2 site
Raid on Peenemunde - Personal account by RAF crew member
Peenemunde, 17th and 18th August 1943
Operation Tidal Wave Ploiesti - Rumania
The Siege of Ploiesti - Was a wrong turn made during the raid
August 1943 Raid on Ploesti
Bombing of Pforzheim - Germany
Bombing of Prague - Czechoslovakia
bombing of Prague - Was it a mistake
Prague Raid - Radio Operator/Gunner, 603rd Squadron
Prague Raid - Engineer/TT Gunner 602nd Squadron
Prague Raid - Co-Pilot, 601st Squadron
Bombing of Rome - Italy
Rome Raids - Documents FDR Presidential Library
Bombing of Rothenburg - Germany
The Schweinfurt raids - Germany
B-17 Mission to Schweinfurt - Personal account
Bombing of Schwäbisch - Germany
Bombing of Sofia - Bulgaria
Sofia raids - Battling the bombers, Bulgarian ww2 fighter pilot
Sofia in 1944 afetr the raids - Photos
Bombing of Stuttgart - Germany
Bombing of Tallinn - Soviet raid on Estonia
60th year of Tallinn's Bombing 1944
Bombing of Treviso - Italy
Bombing of Ulm - Germany
Bombing of Vienna - Austria
Bombing of Wesel - Germany
Bombing of Wuppertal - Germany
Bombing of Würzburg - Germany
Würzburg in Flames 1945 - Germany

Axis Targets

Baedeker Blitz - retaliatory raids by Germans on English cities 1942
Belfast Blitz - 1941
Birmingham Blitz
Bristol Blitz
Bombing in the Bristol area
Bristol Blitzed » Bristol at War - 1940 to 1944
Air Raid in Birmingham - Personal account
Clydebank Blitz - Scotland
Coventry Blitz
Coventry Air Raids - Includes a list of victims
Coventry Raids - Lesser know raids
Bombing of Belgrade
Belgrade 41: Hitler’s Attack
Bombing of Bucharest - Romania (bombed by allies and axis)
Bombing of Romania - Bombed by allies and axis
Bombing of Duisburg - Ruhr Germany
Bombing of Essen
Bombing of Frampol - Poland 1939
Bombing Glasgow - Includes photos
Glasgow Raids - School boy remembers
Greenock Blitz - 1941, Scotland
Italian bombings on Palestine
Liverpool Blitz - England
The Liverpool Blitz
Raid on London - Report by Ernie Pyle American correspondent
London blitz of 1940
Timeline - The London Blitz 1940 - 1941
London During the Blitz - Photos
London Docklands and the Blitz - 1940 to 1944
The Blitz - Churchill speech
Firefighting during the Blitz in London
London Raid, 7 September 1940
Bombing Raids on Britain
Raid Over Walthamstow And Leyton - 1944
Diary of Events 17th September - 23th September - England
Battle of Lwów (1939) - Poland
Siege of Malta (1940)
Air Battle for Malta - Mediterranean
1942: Defence of Malta, The Spitfire
The Siege of Malta in World War Two
Manchester Blitz
Manchester Raids
Bombing of Minsk - Russia
Plymouth Blitz - UK
Plymouth Blitz - Eyewitness
Rotterdam Blitz - Holland
Rotterdam Bomb Damage - Photos
Sheffield Blitz - England
Southampton Blitz - England
Southampton Docks in WW2
Southampton in WW2
Bombing of Stalingrad - Russia
Bombing of Warsaw - Poland
Bombing of Warsaw - Summary
Bombing of Wielun - Poland

Asia Pacific Theatre

Air War Pacific - World War II Web Ring
The Air Offensive against Japan, from Saipan and Tinian
Air War Pacific - World War II Web Ring

Atomic Bomb
Atomic Bomb

Hiiroshima : Was it necessary
The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Correspondence Regarding Decision to Drop the Bomb
The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - Manhattan project
Top Secret Document on Status of the Bomb

Conventional Bombing Raid on Japan

67 Japanese Cities Firebombed in World War II
Bombing of Kobe - Japan
The Firebombing of Kobe and Osaka - By an allied POW
Firebombing of Japanese Cities
Bombing of Nagoya
Nagaoka Raids
Tokyo's burning
Bombing of Tokyo - Summary
Raid on Tokyo 1945 - Account by Radar Observer USAAF
The Tokyo Fire Raids, 1945
Raids on Tokyo - veteran describes raids
Air Raids on Japanese Cities - Kawasaki, Yokohama and Tokyo
Bombing of Tokyo - Japan (includes list of missions)
March 9 and 10, 1945 Over Tokyo - Includes personal accounts
Raids on Rabaul in November 1943
Bombing of Rabaul (1942)
Bombing of Rabaul (November 1943)
Raid on Taipei - China
B-29 Bombers Operating From Saipan And Tinian

Japanese Kamikaze pilot survives but then grenades himself

Raids on Australia

AP Bombing Raid on Darwin RAAF Airfields
Bombing of Darwin (February 1942)
Darwin raid on 19 February 1942 - Includes list of ships in port
Australia's Pearl Harbor: The Japanese air raid on Darwin
Darwin: Stoker 2nd Class Charlie Unmack - Personal account


US Strategic Bombing Survey

PTO/CBI Pilots of WWII
USAAF Medium BGs, South Pacific

History of Marine Corps Aviation
Suicide Tactics: The Kamikaze During WWII

Aircraft of the Pacific War

Bombing of Chongqing - China 1938 to 1943
Attack on Pearl Harbor - Hawaii (detailed)
The Pearl Harbor Attack - Official U.S. Army history of Pearl Harbor
Ships Present at Pearl Harbor, 0800 7 December 1941
Pearl Harbor Action Reports, 7 Dec 1941
Pearl Harbor Attack, 7 December 1941, Additional Action Reports
Oral Histories of the Pearl Harbor Attack, 7 December 1941
Reports by Survivors of Pearl Harbor Attack
Pearl Harbor Raid, 7 December 1941 - Photos
US Marines at Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941

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