‘Black Thursday’: The bleakest day for U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II
One of the ball bearing plants in Schweinfurt, Germany, destroyed by American bombers during the ‘Black Thursday’ raid of Oct 14, 1943. The attack destroyed many of the buildings but left most of the machine tools inside relatively unharmed. (Archival photo)

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