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Strike and Strike Again. 455 Squadron RAAF 1944-45. by  Ian Gordon - First Edition - 1995 - from Lawrence Jones and Biblio.com

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Strike and Strike Again. 455 Squadron RAAF 1944-45.

by Gordon, Ian

Condition: Fine/Fine


Belconnen, ACT: Banner Books, 1995. x, 244pp, index, bibliography, notes, 6 appendices, num bw ills, maps, pictorial endpapers. Or blue cloth in pictorial jacket. Slightest of edge wear to jacket, extremely light foxing to half-title page and page edges. 455 Squadron RAAF was the only Australian strike squadron in RAF Coastal Command and flew the Bristol Beaufighter. They attacked German shipping off Holland and Denmark, and in the Norwegian Fjords diving inot concentrated flak, among defending Focke-Wulfs over freezing waters. The 'Viking Boys' mastered some of the most demanding and perilous flying of the war. This history describes the men who flew, their groundcrews, and includes full appendices of personnel, aircraft on strength and operations as well as honours and awards.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to.
  • Bookseller: Lawrence Jones AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 021211
  • Title: Strike and Strike Again. 455 Squadron RAAF 1944-45.
  • Author: Gordon, Ian
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:1875593098
  • ISBN 13:9781875593095
  • Publisher: Banner Books
  • Place: Belconnen, ACT
  • Date published: 1995
  • Keywords: Australian Military Unit History Second World War Two WWII RAAF Airforce 455 Squadron Coastal Command Bristol Beaufighter Holland Denmark RAF
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Military / General; TRAVEL / Australia & Oceania;
  • Size: 4to


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