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Parachute mines

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Parachute mines

Event  From 1940  To 1941

Categories: War Memorial WW2

Countries: Germany

These were used initially by the Royal Air Force Bomber Command and the German Luftwaffe in 1940-41. They acted as blast bombs and were capable of killing up to 100 people.

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Parachute mines

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Roper's Garden

Parachute mines were used in the early 40s; the end of the war was characteri...

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