Battle order 204 : a bomber pilot's story / Christobel Mattingley.
- ISBN: 9781741761733 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1741761735 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (314 pages) : illustrations
- Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2007.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-314).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
About the author; Title page; Contents; 'Wings' by Cecil Roberts; Battle Order 204 (1) Bomb Doors Open!; 1 A Passion for Planes; 2 Name, Rank and Number; Battle Order 204 (2) D Dog; 3 Slow Boat to Britain; 4 Loving Life; Battle Order 204 (3) Target Dortmund; 5 Confronting Death; 6 Airborne Again At Last; 'High Flight' by John Gillespie Magee Jr; 7 Wimpeys and Crewing Up; 8 Heavies and 'Butch' Harris; 'An Airman's Prayer' by Hugh Brodie; 9 625 Squadron; Battle Order 204 (4) Hit!; 10 Holland, Happy Valley and France; Battle Order 204 (5) Put on the Parachutes!; 11 J Jig; 12 Erks and Armourers
The riveting true story account of a young WW2 pilot's heroic journey, illustrated throughout with fascinating photographs, maps and excerpts from his log books.
|Source of Description Note:||
Description based on print version record.
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