Ammunition dump at Sables-sur-Sarthe (Ops 153)

Unit RAF Bomber Command
Accession Number F02607
Collection type Film
Measurement 2 min 47 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker RAF Film Unit
Place made France
Date made 6 May 1944-7 May 1944
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


RAF Bomber Command Operational Film No. 153 of night attack on an ammunition dump at Sable-sur-Sarthe, German occupied France, by Lancasters and Mosquitoes of 5 Group. The dump was successfully destroyed with no loss of aircraft.

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