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Roy Noble discovers more about the Welsh Dambuster Sergeant Gordon Yeo from Barry, as Britain marks the 75th anniversary of the raid which began May 16th 1943.

As Britain marks the 75th anniversary of The Dambusters , Roy talks to Belinda Brown , whose second cousin was Sergeant Gordon Yeo from Barry . Sergeant Yeo served as a front gunner in the famous 617 Squadron and was lost , along with his crew , when their Lancaster was shot down over the Dutch coast as they made for home after the raid to destroy dams along the Ruhr Valley in Germany , which took place on the 16th and 17th of May in 1943 .

1 hour, 29 minutes

Last on

Sun 13 May 2018 16:00

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  • Santana

    Smooth (feat. Rob Thomas)

    • Single.
    • Circa Records.
  • Shirley Bassey


    • Best of Shirley Bassey, The.
    • Br Music.
  • Lena Horne

    You Do Something To Me

  • Noël Coward & Wally Stott & His Orchestra

    I'll See You Again

  • Ray Charles

    I Can't Stop Loving You

    • Ray Charles-The Living Legend.
    • Arcade Records.
  • Harry James & Helen Forrest

    I've Heard That Song Before

  • Frank Ifield

    I Remember You

    • Best Sixties Summer...Ever!, The.
    • Virgin.
  • Cor Meibion Dyffryn Aman


  • The Everly Brothers

    When Will I Be Loved

    • Best of Rock 'n' Roll Love Songs, The.
    • Dino.
  • Joe Loss

    Tuxedo Junction

  • Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt & Dolly Parton Ly P=

    Do I Ever Cross You Mind

  • Simon & Garfunkel

    Scarborough Fair

    • The Power of Love.
    • Warner Strategic Marketing.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    From This Moment On

  • U2 & B.B. King

    When Love Comes to Town

    • Best of 1980 - 1990 - U2.
    • Island.
  • Jo Stafford

    You Belong to Me

  • Crosy , Stills & Nash

    Teach Your Children

  • Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

    The Tears Of A Clown

    • I Love the 70's.
    • Virgin.


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