From February 13 to February 15, 1945, during the final months of World War II (1939-45), Allied forces bombed the historic city of Dresden, located in eastern Germany. 1,178 more words
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There are plenty of stories of phantom trains, phantom boats and phantom cars. But one of the most remarkable sights to see must a phantom plane, especially when the plane is question isn’t one normally gracing our skies often. 756 more words
Telegraph — Munro, who died of heart problems in a hospital in Auckland, was a member of the RAF’s 617 Squadron that famously conducted a series of strikes against Germany’s Ruhr dams in Operation Chastise, known as the Dambusters raids… 67 more words
Did he kill his lover?
That’s what the filmmaker sets out to discover about his great uncle, Captain Bill Lancaster, the infamous heroic failure of British aviation. 247 more words