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Second World Air War

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Read the essential details about Second World Air War including primary sources. Sections: Air Forces, Royal Air Force: Aircraft, The Luftwaffe: Aircraft, United States Air Force: Aircraft, Japanese Air Force: Aircraft, Red Army Air Force: Aircraft, Royal Air Force: Men, United States Air Force: Men, Bombing Campaigns
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The Aviation History OnLine Museum Historic Aircraft Index

The Aviation History OnLine Museum Historic Aircraft Index | The Battle of Britain | Scoop.it
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Excellent information and facts on the fighter planes!

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BBC - History - The Battle of Britain (pictures, video, facts & news)

BBC - History - The Battle of Britain (pictures, video, facts & news) | The Battle of Britain | Scoop.it
An air conflict between Britain and Germany during the Second World War.
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Battle of Britain | World War II Database

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Battle of Britain | World War II Database (Today in history, 7 Oct 1940: London, Bristol, Liverpool, Firth of Forth, and other locations were bombed http://t.co/3GqQZ5oF...)...

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World War Two Spitfire sale could fetch £2.5m - BBC News

World War Two Spitfire sale could fetch £2.5m - BBC News | The Battle of Britain | Scoop.it
A rare RAF Spitfire once flown by a Great Escape veteran and painstakingly restored over five years could fetch millions of pounds for charity.
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The Battle of Britain

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The Battle of Britain was the decisive air campaign fought over southern England in the summer of 1940. The RAF won a famous victory over the German Air Force (Luftwaffe), which made an invasion of Britain all but impossible and boosted the morale of the British people.
After defeating France in June 1940, Hitler assumed Britain would sue for peace but ordered his armed forces to prepare for invasion. The head of the Luftwaffe, Hermann Goering, assured him that a sustained air assault would quickly destroy the Royal Air Force, winning the air superiority needed.
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The Battle of Britain: A Brief Guide

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A quick and easy guide to the Battle of Britain.

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