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Bloody Biscay - The history of V Gruppe/Kampfgeschwader 40
The story of the Luftwaffe’s only
long range maritime fighter unit –
V Gruppe/Kampfgeschwader 40
(V/KG40) – and its battles against
the Royal Air Force (RAF), the
US Army Air Force (USAAF) and
the US Navy (USN) in the skies
above the Bay of Biscay.
personal accounts from both
German and Allied survivors from
July 1942 onwards, Bloody Biscay
relates the initial tribulations of
the unit and its battles against
overwhelming odds to its eventual
annihilation over the Normandy
beaches in June 1944.
together with nearly 200
photographs, the vast majority of
German origin, Bloody Biscay
will give the reader a graphic
insight into V/KG40’s history.