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Finest of the Few the Story of Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot John Simpson

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Author: Hector Bolitho

The remarkable Battle of Britain experiences of fighter pilot John Simpson, DFC, who shot down 13 enemy aircraft during the epic air battle. Written by 43 Squadron's intelligence officer, Hector Bolitho, Finest of the Few revolves around Bolitho's friend, fighter ace John W.C. Simpson. The book was written in 1941 and was based on John Simpson's Combat Reports, his personal letters and papers together with Hector's own recollections of the heady days of the summer of 1940.

Book ISBN 9781445600574

Book Format Hardback

pages 256 pages

Publication Date 15 Sep 2010

Height 234

Width 156

Illustrations 80


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