1 Group: Swift to Attack

1 Group: Swift to Attack

Bomber Command's Unsung Heroes

Hardback284pp Illustrated240x163mm

9781781590942     Product Code: 503921


Formed in June 1940, No 1 Group Bomber Command became one of the principal offensive weapons wielded by Britain over the next five years, the force including squadrons that flew the most sorties, dropped the most bombs and suffered the highest casualties of any during the war. This account describes 1 Group's wartime activities, explaining its structure, analysing its aircraft, reviewing principal operations and paying tribute to the 8,760 men who lost their lives.

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