Wartime Magazine Issue 61

January 2013

Air warfare: stories exploring the use of aircraft in combat from 1915 to 1975.

  • No Scruples by Richard Overy. Bomber Command and the German offensive: a difficult legacy.
  • The Bomb's Long Aftermath by Richard Frank. Some writers claim the Japanese were the victims - are the claims valid?
  • Berchtesgaden: The Last Raid by Lachlan Grant. Lancasters of No. 460 Squadron RAAF took part in a daylight raid on Hitler's Bavarian mountain retreat.
  • A Dangerous Occupation by Emma Campbell. Frank Ward took Bomber Command in his stride.
  • Searching Through the Ruins of War by Peter Burness. An Australian airman was sent to find relics in 1945.
  • Fighting The Last Enemy by Forbes Inglis. An Australian daredevil pilot became a hero in the Battle of Britain.
  • Fortunes of Flying by Andrew Arthy. The service of two Australian fighter pilots in No. 111 Squadron.
  • Air War Over the Dardanelles by Greg Gilbert. Air power was an integral part of the Gallipoli campaign.
  • Seeing Things by Brett Holman. Mystery aeroplanes caused a scare on the home front in 1918.
  • Hueys, Slicks, Albatross and Possum by Ashley Ekins and Libby Stewart. The ubiquitous helicopter in the Vietnam War.
  • Gallantry in Afghanistan by Aaron Pegram. The third Victoria Cross for Australia in Afghanistan is a first for the Royal Australian Regiment.
  • The World in Crisis: Eminent historians answer questions on issues facing the world at the outbreak of the Pacific war in 1941.

Plus regular features, including book reviews. Magazine, illustrated throughout, 73 pages.

Wartime Magazine Issue 61
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