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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


AUD $ 240.00 ($192.72)


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.

Book Details

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:
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;

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