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The Dambusters: 'Operation Chastise' remembered 75 years on

Mirrorpix Logo By Mirrorpix of Mirrorpix | Slide 1 of 12: Seventy-five years ago, on the night of the 16/17 May 1943, World War II RAF bombers took part in 'Operation Chastise'. This historic raid on German dams in the Rhur Valley was a feat later immortalised on the silver screen.

The Dambusters raid took place 75 years ago

Seventy-five years ago, on the night of the 16/17 May 1943, World War II RAF bombers took part in 'Operation Chastise'. This historic raid on German dams in the Rhur Valley was a feat later immortalised on the silver screen.
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