Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Jan

9

January 1943

The RAF start blind bombing with ‘Oboe’

All this we discovered after the end of the war, when German records of the meeting became available. Oboe had not only shattered the targets of Germany, but had also shattered German morale, it continued the process for the rest of the war, and was probably the most effective single instrument of warfare in our entire armoury.