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parachutists of World War II

Charlene Clayton

parachutists of World War II

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Published by Universal in Barnsley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heydrich, Reinhard, -- 1904-1942 -- Assassination.,
  • Kubiš, Jan.,
  • Gabčík, Josef.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(author: Charlene Clayton).
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16438815M
    ISBN 100952800500


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Attacks on parachutists, as defined by the law of war, is when pilots, aircrews, and passengers are attacked while descending by parachute from disabled aircraft during wartime. This practice is considered by most militaries around the world to be inhumane, as the attacked personnel would eventually become POWs if parachuted over enemy territory.

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