|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
Buckland, Robert Arthur
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Heilbronn, Germany. 1944-12. This striking RAF Film Unit photograph taken from a RAAF ...
Heilbronn, Germany. 1944-12. This striking RAF Film Unit photograph taken from a RAAF cine-Lancaster piloted by 420437 Flight Lieutenant B. A. Buckham DFC of Penshurst, NSW, was during the Bomber Command Lancaster attack on the enemy communications centre at Heilbronn on the night of 1944-12-04/05. Fires are blazing through the pall of smoke which rose over the target. Ten minutes after the attack opened there was a very big explosion.