Colin Pateman's B-24 Bridge Busters: RAF Liberators Over Burma PDF

By Colin Pateman

B-24 Bridge Busters: RAF Liberators over Burma and Thailand offers a gripping and particular account of RAF Liberator missions opposed to the japanese in Asia. British and Commonwealth aircrews displayed nice gallantry repeatedly on low-level targeted bombing sorties destroying particular goals, together with plenty of bridges built by means of the japanese of their conquest to arrive India. a couple of designated debts are dependent upon own flying logbooks and different certain fabric originating from the pilots and aircrews. 159 Squadron used to be the 1st 4 engined heavy bomber squadron which flew from India and operated over Burma. They instigated larger accuracy in destroying a large number of significant ambitions. The mythical movie The Bridge over the River Kwai (1957) conjures up photographs which are traditionally set in celluloid; even though, that blockbusting movie had separated truth from fiction and this booklet examines the genuine occasions that came about via Bridge Busting , together with ideas built and deployed by means of the RAF opposed to the Japanese.

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