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Images of the Battle of Britain… (part 2)

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the . On this day in 1940, the Luftwaffe embarked on their largest bombing attack yet, forcing the engagement of the entirety of the RAF in defence of London and the South East, which resulted in a decisive British victory that marked a turning point of the Battle.

[photo credit: US National Archives; Crown Copyright; National Archives of Canada; Bundesarchiv]

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4 responses

  1. Very interesting photos.

  2. Some great shots in these entries...thanks for posting.

  3. Some really excellent photos among this collection - thanks for posting!

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