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"Night raid" Artist unknown, Date unknown. Gouache, airbrush and coloured pencil on board.

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Night raid

"Night raid" Artist unknown, Date unknown

Catalogue ref: INF 3/852Links to the Catalogue


A night raid view from a bomber's cockpit, looking out over an industrial city, from which searchlights and tracer fire are visible, but also some fires burning in factories. Bomber Command was always keen to stress that it was bombing industrial areas, rather than civilian areas.