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  • Tirpitz in Norway
    158 kr

    Tirpitz in Norway
    av Angus Konstam

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472835857
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    In September 1943, under the cover of darkness, six British midget submarines crept into the heart of enemy territory, penetrating a heavily guarded Norwegian fjord in an attempt to eliminate the threat of the powerful German battleship, the Tirpitz…

  • Behind Soviet Lines
    155 kr

    Behind Soviet Lines
    av David R. Higgins

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782005995
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    In the summer of 1942, following the invasion of Russia the previous year, Hitler's 'Brandenburger' commando units undertook a daring operation deep inside Soviet-held territory. Disguised as members of Stalin's NKVD, the secret police dreaded by mo…

  • The Fall of Eben Emael
    176 kr

    The Fall of Eben Emael
    av Chris McNab, Peter Dennis, Alan Gilliland

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780962610
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    In early May 1940, the fortress of Eben Emael was a potent sentinel over the Belgian-Dutch borderlands. The fortress covered 75 hectares on the surface, had 5km of tunnels underground and was studded with bunkers, gun turrets and casemates. Add a ga…

  • Heroes of Telemark
    167 kr

    Heroes of Telemark
    av David Greentree

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472827678
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    In May 1941, the Norwegian Section of SOE received a dossier warning of the dangers of a hydroelectric fertiliser plant in Norway. Vemork produced heavy water, an essential part of making plutonium for nuclear weapons. When the Germans overran Norwa…

  • U-47 in Scapa Flow
    155 kr

    U-47 in Scapa Flow
    av Angus Konstam

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472808905
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    At the outset of World War II, Scapa Flow was supposed to be the safe home base of the British Navy - nothing could penetrate the defences of this bastion. So how, in the dead of night, was Gunther Prien's U-47 able to slip through the line of prote…

  • Carlson's Marine Raiders
    155 kr

    Carlson's Marine Raiders
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472803276
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    On August 17-18, 1942, 211 men of the US Marine Corps' 2nd Raider Battalion conducted a daring amphibious raid on the Japanese-occupied Makin Island in the South Pacific. This ambitious but flawed operation was intended to divert Japanese reinforcem…

  • The Samurai Capture a King - Okinawa 1609
    176 kr

    The Samurai Capture a King - Okinawa 1609
    av Stephen Turnbull

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034428
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    A brilliant but little-known operation, the Shimazu clan raid on the independent kingdom of Rykyu (modern Okinawa) in 1609 is one of the most extraordinary episodes in samurai history and the culmination of centuries of rivalry between the two power…

  • Operation Eagle Claw 1980
    178 kr

    Operation Eagle Claw 1980
    av Justin Williamson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472837837
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    Following months of negotiations after the seizure of the US Embassy in Tehran on 4 November 1979, President Jimmy Carter ordered the newly formed Delta Force to conduct a raid into Iran to free the hostages. The raid, Operation Eagle Claw, was risk…

  • Bruneval Raid
    161 kr

    Bruneval Raid
    av Ken Ford

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846038495
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    In the darkest days of World War II, the British planned a daring airborne operation to capture the secret of the German radar. Lead by Major John Frost, a company of paratroopers dropped into Bruneval on the French coast, and quickly neutralized a…

  • The Blocking of Zeebrugge
    149 kr

    The Blocking of Zeebrugge
    av Stephen Prince

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034534
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    On the night of 22-23 April 1918 the Royal Navy carried out a raid on the German held ports of Zeebrugge and Ostend - Operation Z-O. Under the cover of clouds and smoke, over 70 ships and an assault force of 1,800 Royal Marines embarked on a daring…

  • The Great Locomotive Chase - the Andrew's Raid 1862
    155 kr

    The Great Locomotive Chase - the Andrew's Raid 1862
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034008
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    In April 1862, the stage was set for one of the greatest locomotive chases in history. Union forces planned to steal a train and travel at high speed to Chattanooga, Tennessee, disabling the line as they went, in order to cut off vital rail supplies…

  • Pegasus Bridge
    137 kr

    Pegasus Bridge
    av Will Fowler, Johnny Shumate, Will Fowler

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846038488
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    The night before D-Day, light infantry and a detachment of Royal Engineers landed by gliders at Pegasus Bridge, which spanned the Caen Canal. Quickly overwhelming the guards, they managed to hold the bridge and help prevent German reinforcements fro…

  • Killing Bin Laden
    155 kr

    Killing Bin Laden
    av Peter Panzeri

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472804082
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    On May 2, 2011 a ten-year manhunt drew to a deadly end as the men of the US Naval Special Warfare Development Group (a.k.a. SEAL Team Six) closed in on their prey, Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind of the World Trade Center attack on September 11, 200…

  • Rangers Lead the Way -Pointe-du-hoc D-day 1944
    161 kr

    Rangers Lead the Way -Pointe-du-hoc D-day 1944
    av Steven Zaloga

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033940
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    In the early hours of D-Day, 1944, a group from the US Army 2nd Rangers Battalion were sent on one of the legendary raids of World War II. The mission was to scale the cliffs overlooking Omaha beach and assault the German coastal artillery at Pointe…

  • Certain Death in Sierra Leone
    176 kr

    Certain Death in Sierra Leone
    av Will Fowler

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846038501
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    In September 2000 the notorious militia gang, 'West Side Boys' kidnapped eleven British soldiers in Sierra Leone and Operation Barras was launched as the rescue operation. Fast roping in from helicopters, the SAS soldiers engaged in a heavy firefigh…

  • Gothic Serpent
    113 kr

    Gothic Serpent
    av Clayton Chun

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085847
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    This book tells the story of Task Force Ranger - a unit of US Rangers and Special Forces - and their attempt to capture the lieutenants of the Somali warlord Muhamed Farrah Aideed, during the 1993 United Nations' humanitarian relief mission. What st…

  • Kill Rommel!
    155 kr

    Kill Rommel!
    av Gavin Mortimer

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472801098
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    In November 1941, a small party of British Commandos landed by submarine in Libya, tasked with the assassination of General Erwin Rommel, commander of the German forces in North Africa, who was believed to be staying in a villa near the coast. Three…

  • The Los Banos Prison Camp Raid
    176 kr

    The Los Banos Prison Camp Raid
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849080750
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    On the southwest shore of Laguna de Bay in the Philippines stood the Los Banos Internment Camp. Held within were 2,147 starving POWs, surrounded by thousands of Japanese troops. As the desperate battle for Manila raged, only 130 Paratroopers could b…

  • Oldest Allies
    176 kr

    Oldest Allies
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085885
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    Although somewhat overshadowed by Wellington's main campaign in the north, the Alcantara raid was an outstanding success. The primary objective of alarming and distracting the French forces in Spain was achieved. Furthermore, the raiders also succee…

  • Montcalm's Crushing Blow
    176 kr

    Montcalm's Crushing Blow
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472803306
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    The year 1755 saw the rivalry between Britain and France in North America escalate into open warfare as both sides sought to overcome the other's forts and trading posts. Lord Loudoun and the Marquis de Montcalm were sent out to lead their forces an…

  • Ride Around Missouri
    176 kr

    Ride Around Missouri
    av Sean McLachlan

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849084291
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    In July 1863, with the Confederacy still reeling from the defeats at Vicksburg and Gettysburg, Union forces pushed deep into Arkansas, capturing the capital of Little Rock. In response, Colonel Joseph O. Shelby launched a daring raid to disrupt the…

  • We Killed Yamamoto
    178 kr

    We Killed Yamamoto
    av Si Sheppard

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472837868
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    He masterminded the most devastating surprise attack against the United States in its history. He was a marked man in the war that followed. A key intelligence breakthrough enabled the military to pinpoint his location. An elite team was assembled a…

  • Kill Hitler
    155 kr

    Kill Hitler
    av Neil Short

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780962580
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    Although far from a typical raid, the 20 July Plot - Operation Valkyrie - was still a daring and audacious attack undertaken by a small, very brave, group of individuals, determined to kill Hitler. Hitler was badly shaken by the blast and, despite t…

  • The Last Ride of the James-Younger Gang: Jesse James and the Northfield Raid 1876
    155 kr

    The Last Ride of the James-Younger Gang: Jesse James and the Northfield Raid 1876
    av Sean McLachlan, Peter Dennis, Johnny Shumate

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085991
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    It was the beginning of the end for the James gang. In the past ten years Frank and Jesse James had gone from unknown ex-Confederate guerrillas to the most famous outlaws in the world. A string of daring robberies of banks, trains, and stagecoaches…

  • Run The Gauntlet
    171 kr

    Run The Gauntlet
    av Ken Ford

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085700
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    In February 1942, three of the major ships of the German surface fleet - the battle-cruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, and the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen - stormed out of the harbour at Brest on a dramatic voyage back to Germany. Passing through the…

  • Tora! Tora! Tora!
    176 kr

    Tora! Tora! Tora!
    av Mark E. Stille

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085090
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    In the early hours of December 7, 1941, the Japanese First Air Fleet launched a massive air-strike against the American Pacific Fleet based at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Supported by a group of midget submarines, the attack gutted the American battlesh…

  • Blackbeard's Last Fight
    149 kr

    Blackbeard's Last Fight
    av Angus Konstam

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780961958
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    In April 1713 the War of the Spanish Succession came to an end. During the conflict hundreds of privateers - licenced pirates - preyed on enemy shipping throughout the Caribbean. These privateers now found themselves out of a job, and many turned to…

  • The Cockleshell Raid
    176 kr

    The Cockleshell Raid
    av Ken Ford

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846036934
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    On the night of December 7, 1942, five canoes were launched off the mouth of the Gironde river, each containing a pair of British commandoes tasked with slipping into the port of Bordeaux and destroying as many of the merchant ships as possible. Onl…

  • Tombstone
    176 kr

    Tombstone
    av Sean McLachlan

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780961927
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    The Gunfight at the OK Corral on 26 October 1881 is one of the most enduring stories of the Old West. It led to a series of violent incidents that culminated in the Vendetta Ride, in which Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and several other gunslingers went…

  • Who Dares Wins
    149 kr

    Who Dares Wins
    av Gregory Fremont-Barnes, Pete Winner, Gregory Fremont-Barnes

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033957
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    For 5 days in May 1980, the world watched as the SAS performed a daring raid on the Iranian Embassy in London. Hailed by Margaret Thatcher as a brilliant operation the raid was a huge success for the SAS, rescuing 19 hostages with near-perfect milit…

  • A Far-Flung Gamble
    176 kr

    A Far-Flung Gamble
    av David Greentree, Donato Spedaliere, Giuseppe Rava

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846039874
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    At the height of the Seven Years' War, Great Britain made an audacious strike at the heart of Spanish colonial power in the Caribbean. Gathering troops from bases in Britain and Canada and sailing across the Atlantic in secrecy was an incredible fea…

  • Storming Monte La Difensa
    155 kr

    Storming Monte La Difensa
    av Brett Werner

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472807663
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    In December 1943 Monte La Difensa was part of the formidable German defences overlooking the Allies' planned route to Rome via Monte Cassino. In the First Special Service Force's first combat in the Mediterranean theater, the Force would employ its…

  • The Zeppelin Base Raids
    176 kr

    The Zeppelin Base Raids
    av Ian Castle

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849082433
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    In the summer of 1914, as Europe teetered on the brink of war, the spectre of immediate Zeppelin raids on London and other major British towns and cities loomed large. When Winston Churchill accepted responsibility for the defence of London, he real…

  • The Cabanatuan Prison Raid
    176 kr

    The Cabanatuan Prison Raid
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033995
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    On 27 January 1945 the 6th Ranger Battalion and the 6th Army Special Reconnaissance Unit (the Alamo Scouts) began the most dangerous and important mission of their careers to rescue 500 American, British and Dutch prisoners-of-war held at a camp nea…

  • Storming Flight 181
    176 kr

    Storming Flight 181
    av Chris McNab, Howard Gerrard, Alan Gilliland

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083768
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    In 1977, Lufthansa flight 181 was hijacked by terrorists and flown to Mogadishu, Somalia. There, members of the German special missions group, GSG 9, assisted by two SAS advisors, stormed the plane, killing three of the terrorists and wounding the f…

  • Takur Ghar
    155 kr

    Takur Ghar
    av Leigh Neville

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780961989
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    On March 4, 2002, a team of SEALs was choppered onto a hostile Afghan mountain peak as part of Operation Anaconda. The largest operation by US forces since Vietnam, it was intended to bring to battle foreign al-Qaeda fighters who had fled after the…

  • Roughshod Through Dixie
    155 kr

    Roughshod Through Dixie
    av Mark Lardas

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846039935
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    On April 17, 1863 Benjamin Grierson led a force of 1,700 Union cavalrymen across enemy lines into Confederate-held Tennessee in a bold diversionary raid. Over the next seventeen days, Grierson's horsemen caused havoc by destroying railroad lines, at…

  • The Hunt for Pancho Villa
    176 kr

    The Hunt for Pancho Villa
    av Alejandro M. De Quesada

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085687
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    On March 9, 1916, troops under the command of Pancho Villa attacked Columbus, New Mexico and its local detachment of the US 13th Cavalry Regiment, killing 18 people and burning the town. Six days later, on orders from President Woodrow Wilson, Gener…

  • Knight's Move
    149 kr

    Knight's Move
    av David Greentree

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849086011
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    On 25 May 1944, 800 men of the 500th SS Parachute Battalion descended on Drvar, a town behind enemy lines in north-western Bosnia. Their aim was to kill or capture Tito, the leader of the partisan movement in the region. The plan was to land the bat…

  • Israel's Lightning Strike
    161 kr

    Israel's Lightning Strike
    av Simon Dunstan

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033971
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    The Israeli Special Forces' operation at Entebbe goes down in history as one of the most audacious counter-terrorist assaults ever conducted. On 27 June 1976, four terrorists - two of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine and two of the…

  • The Swamp Fox
    200 kr

    The Swamp Fox
    av David R. Higgins

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782006145
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    The American Revolution was deadlocked in the north, and in 1778, the focus of the conflict shifted south. Following his decisive 1780 victory at Charleston, Cornwallis launched a campaign through the Carolinas that was designed to expel American Co…

  • Rescuing Mussolini
    161 kr

    Rescuing Mussolini
    av Robert Forczyk

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846034626
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    The successful rescue of imprisoned Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from atop the Gran Sasso plateau was one of the most dramatic special forces operations in military history. Arrested by his own officers in July 1943, Mussolini had been whisked…

  • Operation Archery
    176 kr

    Operation Archery
    av Ken Ford, Howard Gerrard, Alan Gilliland

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083720
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    Operation Archery, the raid on Vaagso and Maaloy in Norway on 27 December 1941, was the first true combined operation carried out by British forces involving the Army, Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force. The Islands of Vaagso and Maaloy on the Norwe…

  • The Great Expedition
    176 kr

    The Great Expedition
    av Angus Konstam, Peter Dennis, Alan Gilliland

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849082457
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    In 1585, the English launched a pre-emptive strike against Spain, by attacking her New World colonies. Led by Sir Francis Drake, in command of 21 ships and 1,800 soldiers, the expedition struck first at the Canary Islands, then attacked the city of…

  • The Last Boarding Party
    176 kr

    The Last Boarding Party
    av Clayton K. S. Chun

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849084253
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    Just two weeks after the close of the Vietnam War, communist Cambodian Khmer Rouge elements seized the S.S. Mayaguez in international waters. Believing they had to act quickly, United States Marines boarded the ship, only to find the crew had been r…

  • Stirling's Desert Triumph
    155 kr

    Stirling's Desert Triumph
    av Gavin Mortimer

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472807632
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    The night of July 26, 1942 saw one of the most audacious raids of World War II, just as the outcome of that conflict hung in the balance. In North Africa, a convoy of 18 Allied jeeps carrying Special Air Service personnel appeared out of the early-m…

  • Tomahawk and Musket
    176 kr

    Tomahawk and Musket
    av Rene Chartrand

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085649
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    In 1758, at the height of the French and Indian War, British Brigadier General John Forbes led his army on a methodical advance against Fort Duquesene, French headquarters in the Ohio valley. As his army closed in upon the fort, he sent Major Grant…

  • The Revenge of the 47 Ronin
    161 kr

    The Revenge of the 47 Ronin
    av Stephen Turnbull, Johnny Shumate, Alan Gilliland

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849084277
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    When Lord Kira brought about the death of Lord Asano, he made Asano's loyal samurai into ronin - masterless warriors. These men secretly plotted their revenge and one snowy winter's night, launched an ambitious raid against their enemy's mansion in…

  • The Great Chevauchee
    181 kr

    The Great Chevauchee
    av David Nicolle, Peter Dennis, Donato Spedaliere

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849082471
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    In 1373, John of Gaunt set off from Calais on a great raid to strike at the heart of France. Driven by the high ideals of chivalry,the raiders left with epic pageantry. However, the reality soon overwhelmed the raiders. Beset on all sides by French…

  • Dambusters
    161 kr

    Dambusters
    av Douglas C. Dildy

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846039348
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    In May 1943, a specially established RAF squadron made its permanent imprint on military aviation history by flying a high-risk, low level, nighttime attack against German hydro-electric dams vital to the Nazi armaments industry in the Ruhr Valley.…