NEWSPAPER Reports on Parachuting 1940s

The following clippings from newspapers refer parachuting in the British Forces in WW2. The training and the equipment used, the assorted types of parachute, and sundry extra equipment a paratrooper may need to carry with them. They supplied a bit of background information to the general public, through the censored newspapers of the day.






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