By Murray Peden
During international warfare II, Canada expert tens of millions of airmen below the British Commonwealth Air education Plan. these chosen for Bomber Command operations went directly to rain devastation upon the 3rd Reich within the nice air battles over Europe, yet their losses have been excessive. German combatants and anti-aircraft weapons took a terrifying toll. the possibilities of surviving a travel of accountability as a bomber group have been nearly nil.
Murray Peden’s tale of his education in Canada and England, and his crew’s operations on Stirlings and Flying Fortresses with 214 Squadron, has been hailed as a vintage of warfare literature. it's a high quality mixture of the buzz, humour, and tragedy of that eventful era.
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