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  - Bonnieres, France

Target Category: V-weapons site -  
PLACE NAME: BONNIERES;SITE NAME: XI/A/85;RHUBARB TARGET #:85;SITE TYPE: construction site;GSGS MAP # / SHEET # / GRID REF: 4040 / 84 / 104974;PHOTO SORTIE # / DATE / PRINT # / NEGATIVE #: E/641 / 1943-11-29 / 3056 / 31896;NOTES: The target is a Bois Carre type site situated on the N. side of the village and only about a mile from Beauvoir (XI/A/79). Tall trees hide some of the construction but at least two skis are present and several concrete buildings. There is an excavation and other activity about 140 yards E. of this site but cloud on this photograph prevents further details.;source: RHUBARB OPERATIONS - APPENDIX XI - NOBALL TARGETS, (British War Ministry, June 1944)
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MISSIONS TO TARGET - Click on date to open a new browser tab
1943-12-24 8th AF Bomber Command Mission 164
1944-01-14 8th AF Bomber Command Mission 183
1944-01-21 8th AF Bomber Command Mission 187
1944-01-28 8th AF Bomber Command Mission 195
1944-02-13 8th AF 221
1944-03-26 8th AF 280
1944-04-27 8th AF 322