Format: Print Length
Publisher: Grub Street Publishing (October 16, 2008)
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Size: 7.1 MB
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at the evening of 27/28 April 1944, Teddy Blenkinsop and his staff have been performing as deputy grasp bombers in the course of a Pathfinder raid on Montzen in Belgium. After a profitable assault, their Lancaster used to be shot down. Miraculously he survived to be secure by way of Belgian electorate earlier than finishing his days in Bergen Belsen focus camp. Little was once recognized of his exploits in among until eventually Peter Celis, a Belgian air-force officer, started to study the tale. What he exposed is much extra outstanding than any fictional movie will be. He came upon that Blenkinsop used to be not just an outstanding and gallant operational pilot, yet that his loyalty, commitment and devotion have been moment to none and that his bravery and fearlessness led him to make the very best sacrifice within the face of Nazi Germany. Written with speed and perception, this can be an uplifting account of an exceptional younger guy who almost made it again domestic.