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The Allied bombing of France, 1939–45 Bibliography Abram, Joseph, ‘Une reconstruction experimentale’, in Gilles de la Porte (ed.), Le Havre, Volonté et Modernité (Le Havre, Éditions La Galerne, 1992), pp.156–162. Adamthwaite, Anthony, France and the Coming of the Second World … Continue reading
The Allied bombing of France: Links Les bombardements alliés de la France: liens Websites sometimes disappear or are withdrawn. We cannot guarantee, therefore that each link given below will work when you try to use it. The richest source of … Continue reading
This plaque in central Marseille commemorates the staff of the town’s civil defence headquarters, killed at their posts in the raid of 27 May 1944. Photo: Andrew Knapp
The Bulletin d’Information de la Défense Passive for July 1944 sets out statistics for raids in the second quarter of the year. Courtesy Mémorial de Caen, FQ/72.