Bombing Berlin

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"It was certainly the most terrifying eight hours I have spent in my life".

Welsh writer and broadcaster, Wynford Vaughan-Thomas, talks candidly to Michael Parkinson in 1981 about his dangerous journey in a Lancaster Bomber as it completed an air raid over Berlin in 1943.

"I'll never forget coming up to Berlin. Literally it was surrounded by a bullring of searchlights ... and it was terrifying."

From: Welsh Greats: Wynford Vaughan Thomas
First broadcast : 29 September, 1981

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