The story of the conception of a new British weapon for smashing the German dams in the Ruhr industrial complex and the execution of the raid by 617 Squadron 'The Dam Busters'.
Flight Lieutenant J. F. Leggo, D.F.C.
Wing Commander Guy Gibson, V.C., D.S.O., D.F.C.
Doctor B. N. Wallis, C.B.E., F.R.S.
Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris G.C.B., O.B.E., A.F.C.
Captain Joseph (Mutt) Summers, C.B.E.
Air Vice-Marshal The Hon. Ralph Cochrane G.B.E., K.C.B., A.F.C.
Group Captain J. N. H. Whitworth, D.S.O., D.F.C.
Sir David Pye, C.B., F.R.S.
Doctor W.H. Glanville, C.B., C.B.E.
Official, National Physical Laboratory
Official, Ministry of Aircraft Production
Observer at Trials
Flying / Off. F. M. Spafford, D.F.C., D.F.M.
Flt / Lt. A. T. Taerum, D.F.C.
Flt / Sgt. J. Pulford, D.F.M.
Squadron Leader H. M. Young, D.F.C.
Squadron Leader H. E. Maudslay, D.F.C.
Flight Lieutenant J. V. Hopgood, D.F.C.
Flight Lieutenant H. B. Martin, D.S.O., D.F.C., A.F.C.
Flight Lieutenant D. J. H. Maltby, D.S.O., D.F.C.
Flight Sergeant G. E. Powell
Wing Comdr. Gibson's Batman