By Ian Darling
Canadian and British airmen engaged in fierce and lethal battles within the skies over Europe through the moment international warfare. those that survived frequently needed to triumph over amazing stumbling blocks to take action -- dodging bullets and German troops, escaping from burning planes and enduring pressured marches in the event that they grew to become prisoners.
In one tale, a tail gunner from Montreal survived regardless of being subconscious whilst blown out of his bomber. one other tale describes how the group of a navigator from Ottawa used chewing gum to fill holes of their airplane. And one other tells how a pilot from northern Ontario parachuted out of his airplane and have become the objective of a German machine-gunner, yet inside hours a hundred and twenty Germans surrendered to him.
These painstakingly researched tales will assist you consider what now-aging veterans continued once they have been younger males within the air warfare opposed to Nazi Germany.
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Amazing Airmen: Canadian Flyers in World War Two by Ian Darling