Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

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Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

Postby OzBiggles1963 » 06 Dec 2015, 14:32

I wonder if anyone has read this artcle before? [seems to be dated 15-8-15]...very interesting info about WEJ's 55 squadron & how some of his WW1 tales related to real pilots & events etc in WW1: http://www.westernfrontassociation.com/ ... Y8Pws.dpbs
They've been working together for so long that each seems to know by a sort of telepathy when another is in trouble. One never seems to get them together. Get one & the others come after him. To give the devil his due they make a formidable team.
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Re: Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

Postby Tracer » 06 Dec 2015, 18:10

Thank you OzB - that is a thought-provoking read.
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Re: Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

Postby Kismet » 06 Dec 2015, 19:55

Fascinating, thank you.
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Re: Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

Postby RAAF Spitfire Girl » 15 Dec 2015, 11:32

Thanks, OzB. Very interesting reading.
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Re: Biggles' Last Flight [Article]

Postby Fairblue » 15 Dec 2015, 11:34

Thanks for this, OzB. As others have said, a fascinating article.
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