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Squadron Leader ‘Benny’ Goodman, one of the last surviving bomber pilots of 617 (Dambuster) Squadron – obituary

Squadron Leader Lawrence “Benny” Goodman, who has died aged 100, was one of the last two surviving Lancaster pilots of 617 (Dambuster) Squadron who were involved in attacking the German battleship Tirpitz in late 1944. And in the final weeks of the war he dropped the 22,000 lb “Grand Slam”, the …

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