WWII explosive found on Kent beach turns out to be a BOUNCING BOMB tested before Britain's devastating Dambusters raids

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WWII explosive found on Kent beach turns out to be a BOUNCING BOMB tested before Britain's devastating Dambusters raids

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Post by Sniper1946 » Fri Mar 31, 2017 8:07 pm

WWII explosive found on Kent beach turns out to be a BOUNCING BOMB tested before Britain's devastating Dambusters raids
Bomb was test dummy for the RAF's famous dambusters raid on 16 May 1943
It was a night-time raid on three heavily defended dams in Germany's heartland
Reculver Beach near Herne Bay was one of the beaches used for testing bombs
On Wednesday morning one of the non-live prototypes washed up on the beach

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Post by The Ringo Kid » Sat Apr 01, 2017 8:38 pm

That's cool, I hope they put it into the Imperial War Museum. Im going to visit there-----someday.
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