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 Post subject: Night witches
PostPosted: Mon Nov 02, 2009 13:34 pm 
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Just seen this on the BBC website

Russia's three all-female air regiments flew more than 30,000 missions along the Eastern Front in WWII.
At home they were known as Stalin's Falcons, but terrified German troops called them the Night Witches.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/8329676.stm

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Ho dear just seen this is a double post as it is also under female reenactors

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