By Noel Cashford
safe unexploded bombs, mines, and different explosive nasties anyplace they
come to mild during this nation and in another country, on land and within the oceans of the
In the united kingdom the Luftwaffe dropped 500,000 bombs and mines,45,000 of which didn't detonate. Many have been outfitted with time hold up fuses, and some have been duds.
Casualties have been excessive, the military misplaced over four hundred officials and men,
the army 22 and the Airforce 14, in most cases within the united kingdom. worldwide 153 were
killed from the 3 services.
No exact figures appear to be had to point the quantity critically injured; amputees and so forth. yet those figures have been and are nonetheless very high.
Noel kicked the bucket simply as this e-book was once been published. As along with his prior books his royalties will visit Sheffield's Weston Park melanoma Hospital.
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