Fifty North

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Episode 3 of 16

Duration: 30 minutes

The episode looks at the beginning of air cover over the Atlantic and how it was used against German surface raiders and U-Boats from 1940 to 1942.

Last on

Sat 18 Jan 1958 23:20 BBC Television Service

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