Avro Lancaster III of No.619 Squadron
This picture shows an Avro Lancaster III of No.619 Squadron, powered by Packard Merlin engines.
Lancaster Squadrons 1944-45, Jon Lake.
A well balanced look at the career of the Avro Lancaster in 1944-45, the period most famous for the systematic night bombardment of German cities. This was also the period that saw the Lancaster used to support the invasion of France, and the period that saw 617 Squadron drop Barnes Wallis's huge streamlined bombs with great precision. [see more
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