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Bomber Offensive
by Arthur Harris, Denis Richards (Introduction)
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Arthur Harris

1892- 1984

British Army General

 

Arthur Harris began his military career in the Rhodesian Air Force. During World War I, he served in the Royal Flying Corps, in defense of London.

After the war, with the establishment of the Royal Air Force, Harris became a squadron leader. He moved up the RAF ladder, and in 1942 was named head of the RAF bomber command. In that role, he was responsible for the saturation bombing of Germany.

Bibliography:

Saward, Dudley. Bomber Harris : The Story of the Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Arthur . 1985. Doubleday & Co Inc.