|Object type||Black & white - Film original negative 5x4" nitrate|
|Place made||Germany: Cologne|
|Date made||June 1945|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Aerial view of the bomb damaged German city of Koeln (Cologne), showing the cathedral and the ...
Aerial view of the bomb damaged German city of Koeln (Cologne), showing the cathedral and the destroyed rail and road bridge over the Rhine River. This image was taken from a Lancaster bomber, flying at low altitude piloted by 430033 Flight Lieutenant Alexander Elliott (Alex) Jenkins, RAAF, who was flying a group of senior British RAF Officers on an inspection tour of bomb damaged areas of Germany just after the end of the European conflict.