The Resource Bomb aimer over Berlin : the wartime memoirs of Les Bartlett, by Peter Jacobs with Les Bartlett

Bomb aimer over Berlin : the wartime memoirs of Les Bartlett, by Peter Jacobs with Les Bartlett

Label
Bomb aimer over Berlin : the wartime memoirs of Les Bartlett
Title
Bomb aimer over Berlin
Title remainder
the wartime memoirs of Les Bartlett
Statement of responsibility
by Peter Jacobs with Les Bartlett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Les Bartlett has become one of the great characters of World War II history. He flew as bomb aimer with the then Flying Officer Michael Beetham, who later became Marshal of the Royal Air Force. At that time he was a sergeant but gained his commission in April 1944 and flew his tour, including 27 raids over Germany and France between November 1943 and May 1944. On his second operation his aircraft was attacked by a Ju 88, leaving it with no flaps or brakes - a crash landing at Wittering ensued. At the end of his third mission they found the whole of Lincolnshire fogbound and eventually landed a
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
940.54/4941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D786
LC item number
.J24 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Bomb aimer over Berlin : the wartime memoirs of Les Bartlett, by Peter Jacobs with Les Bartlett
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half Title; Full Title; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Contents; Introduction; 1 A Willing Volunteer; 2 South Africa; 3 So Much to Learn; 4 The Big City; 5 Operations at Last; 6 To Berlin and Back, Again and Again and Again. . .; 7 A New Year But The Same Old Story; 8 On the Edge; 9 Not Berlin Again!; 10 A Change of Emphasis; 11 Life Would Never be The Same Again; Appendices; 1 Bomber Command Order of Battle, November 1943 to the Battle of Berlin; 2 Major Bomber Command Raids on Berlin November 1943March 1944; 3 Operational Sorties Flown by Les Bartlett; Index
Control code
ocn876592994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 204 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783833238
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e683f0ae-4992-4db0-a8fa-ac7d54b28843
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37245430
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)876592994
  • pebc1473812550

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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