Operation Clarion


Operation Clarion
Operation Clarion
vs

Defense of the Reich

Part of Combined Bomber Offensive
Date February 22, 1945
Location
Belligerents
RAF roundel.svgRAF Bomber Command

Us army air corps shield.svg US Army Air Forces

Flag of the NSDAP (1920–1945).svgLuftwaffe
Strength
20,000 bombers and escort fighters.[1]

Operation Clarion was an Allied campaign of Strategic bombing during World War II which attacked 200 Nazi Germany communication network targets to open Operation Veritable/Grenade.[1]

Notes and references

  1. ^ a b Bauer, Eddy (original text) (1966) [1972]. Illustrated World War II Encyclopedia. H. S. Stuttman Inc.. pp. p2059,2068 (Vol 15). ISBN 0-87475-520-4. 


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