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Wellington Mark X HE239 of No.428 Sqn. RCAF, after its rear turret was blasted off by German flak, April, 1943 - Canadian Colour
Photograph CH 9867 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums (collection no. 4700-16) “Damage to Vickers Wellington Mark X, HE239 ‘NA-Y’, of No. 428 Squadron RCAF based at Dalton, Yorkshire, resulting from a direct hit from anti-aircraft gun fire while approaching to bomb Duisburg, Germany on the night of 8/9 April 1943. Despite the …