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Plt Off John Bisdee diary 13th July 1940

 

13 July



No entry - the Air Staff Operational Summary records:

During the day the enemy focussed his attention primarily on shipping and many bombs were dropped on convoys but no hits were reported. Major fighter engagements were as follows:-
i. Off PORTLAND at 1430 hours.
ii. In the DOVER area at 1730 hours.
iii. About 15 m. off CALAIS at 1800 hours.
 
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The Air Ministry War Room-Daily Summary (latterly Air Staff Operational Summaries) were compiled throughout the duration of the war to give senior officers and politicians an overview of the RAF’s operations and summarise reports of enemy action in the previous 24 hours.

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