Remembrance Week: TV show salutes the brave men of WWII Bomber Command

The deadliest job of all: To commemorate Remembrance week, a new TV show salutes the brave men of Bomber Command

12:10 AM on 29th October 2011

Despite the risks, young men flocked to join the RAF

Despite the risks, young men flocked to join the RAF”s bomber wing when Churchill decided to try and bomb Germany into submission in autumn 1940

Ronald Leverington Andrew Wiseman

Mid-upper gunner Ronald Leverington (left) and bomb aimer, Andrew Wiseman

SECOND WORLD WAR

Utterly terrified: Harry Irons

Utterly terrified: Harry Irons