Shropshire pilot’s family hope to find body at last

Douglas Stewart, right, with some of the crew from the downed bomber. All were killed when the plane crashed in October 1944

The daughter of a Shrewsbury bomber pilot who was posted missing after his Lancaster failed to return from a raid over wartime Germany has spoken of her shock, but also her relief, that the site where his aircraft crashed has been pinpointed over 70 years later.

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Dresden took a hammering 70 years ago today

It amazes me that we are now being accused of committing a war crime concerning Sir Arthur “Bomber” Harris’ fronting the bombing of Dresden where 25,000 people were killed.

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