The North Strand the morning after the Geman bombing, On the night of 31st May 1941, four high-explosive bombs were dropped by German aircraft on the North Strand area of Dublin City, The casualties were many: 28 dead and 90 injured, with 300 houses damaged or destroyed, 01/06/1941
WWII: The morning after a direct hit by a high explosive bomb on St. Matthew's Hospital, Shoreditch, in London, on Oct. In spite of the night's experiences nurses are on the job rescuing blankets and other bedding from among the debris.
Nadezhda Popova, who has died aged was a member of an elite corps of Soviet women — known as the “Night Witches” — who fought as bomber pilots in the air war against Germany, and the only one to win three Orders of the Patriotic War for bravery.
Nadezhda Popova, was a World War II Night Witch who flew 852 missions over the invading German army. The Night Witches were young women volunteers who flew refitted crop-dusters with no parachutes, guns, radios, or radar.
May 2013 -- On the night of May 19 Lancaster bombers of the…
Me 262 V056 Nachtjager W.Nr. 170056 with FuG218 radar. V056 built as a single-seat night interceptor. This configuration didn't go into production though the two-seat Me 262B was found to be a better platform with an operator focused on the radar and the pilot focused on the world outside.
Natalya Fyodorovna Meklin – World War II Combat Pilot
"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.
You don't need to be super brave to walk at night. If you work the night shift, that doesn't garentee that you'll get sniped as a woman. Plenty of women don't live in crime ridden inner cities or in horror movies.
Nadezhda Popova, celebrated Soviet ‘Night Witch’ aviator of World War II, dies at 91