Historic Aviators series cover dedicated to and signed by the late Barnes Wallis, inventor of the legendary Bouncing Bomb used to such devestating effect by 617 Squadron (The Dambusters) during the second world war. Comes with an insert biography.
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Sir Barnes Neville Wallis CBE FRS RDI FRAeS (26 September 1887 – 30 October 1979), was an English scientist, engineer and inventor. He is best known for inventing the bouncing bomb used by the Royal Air Force in Operation Chastise (the "Dambusters" raid) to attack the dams of the Ruhr Valley during World War II. The raid was the subject of the 1955 film The Dam Busters, in which Wallis was played by Michael Redgrave. Among his other inventions were his version of the geodetic airframe and the earthquake bomb
Dambusters bouncing bomb inventor Barnes Wallis signed FDC
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