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Bombing Targets

Volume 388: debated on Wednesday 31 March 1943

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asked the Secretary of State for Air whether on any occasion instructions have been given to British airmen to engage in area bombing rather than limit their attention to purely military targets?

The targets of Bomber Command are always military, but night bombing of military objectives necessarily involves bombing the area in which they are situated.