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external “How Aerial Photographs Tracked Down Hitler’s Flying Bombs” —BBC News

crossbowA video about Operation Crossbow, during which hundreds of people bunkered up in a country house and studied millions of aerial photographs of Europe in order to spot Nazi missile test and launch sites.

It’s a fascinating look at the role photography played in information gathering during WWII.

 
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  • Sean McCann

    The link does not work.

  • http://www.petapixel.com Michael Zhang

    Yikes. Fixed. Thanks Sean!

  • Scott M.

    Links to wiki page only

  • http://www.petapixel.com Michael Zhang

    Click the main header link or the image :) This is a type of post that directs elsewhere :)