Wellington Bomber

2015
55:03

May 23, 2015

Expired 4.0 104 x
One autumn weekend, early in World War Two at an aircraft factory at Broughton in North Wales, a group of British workers, men and women, set out to break the world record for building a Wellington bomber from scratch. Smashing the current 48 hour record held by the Americans, the workers managed to build the bomber in an astonishing 23 hours and 50 minutes. So who were the men and women who made this record-breaking Wellington? This program has traced six of them, one of whom, Bill Anderson, w...
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