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The Sault Star
Vet served with reserve unitsSecond World War veteran Al Cameron continued his military service for decades
Vet served with reserve units
The Sault Star / Posted 3 days ago
Second World War veteran Al Cameron continued his military service for decades in peace time. Cameron died Thursday at age 90. A native of Ignace, Ont., Cameron was active in the cadet corps at his high school in Fort William, now Thunder... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Service will honour plane crash heroesPEOPLE in Wallingford are being asked to honour two airmen who sacrificed their
Service will honour plane crash heroes
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
PEOPLE in Wallingford are being asked to honour two airmen who sacrificed their lives to save people in the town. On September 9, 1944, a Halifax bomber of the Royal Canadian Air Force caught fire while returning from a raid over the French port of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Aircraft watch tower at secret WWII RAF base up for sale Winkleigh Airfield aircraft watch tower (Clive Emson Auctioneers/PA) A forme
Aircraft watch tower at secret WWII RAF base up for sale
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Winkleigh Airfield aircraft watch tower (Clive Emson Auctioneers/PA) A former aircraft watch tower at one of the RAF's most secret Second World War bases has been put up for sale. The... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Aircraft watch tower at secret WWII RAF base up for sale « Shropshire StarThe two-storey building at Winkleigh Airfield, Devon, along with 9.5 acres of l
Aircraft watch tower at secret WWII RAF base up for sale « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 days ago
The two-storey building at Winkleigh Airfield, Devon, along with 9.5 acres of land and disused outbuildings will go under the hammer next month. The airbase was built in 1940 on remote moorland to defend Britain's western approaches from the... Read more
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express
Former aircraft watch tower from WW2 up for sale A FORMER aircraft watch tower at one of the RAF's most secret Second World Wa
Former aircraft watch tower from WW2 up for sale
express / Posted 5 days ago
A FORMER aircraft watch tower at one of the RAF's most secret Second World War bases has been put up for sale. More than 1,200 people were stationed there, including brave air crew from the RAF The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
City urged to fix road leading to Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, war memorialRoad leading to the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum is in need of repair,
City urged to fix road leading to Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, war memorial
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Road leading to the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum is in need of repair, according to Archie Londry. (Colin Corneau/Brandon Sun) One of the founders of the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum is hoping the city will step up and fix the road... Read more
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Brandon Sun
City urged to fix road leading to Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, war memorialOne of the founders of the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum is hoping the
City urged to fix road leading to Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, war memorial
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
One of the founders of the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum is hoping the city will step up and fix the road leading to the site. Archie Londry, who trained pilots during the Second World War, appeared before city council earlier this week... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Postmedia’s pivotal moment: Cutting $650-million in debtWhen Postmedia Network Canada Corp. sealed its $316-million purchase of the bul
Postmedia’s pivotal moment: Cutting $650-million in debt
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
When Postmedia Network Canada Corp. sealed its $316-million purchase of the bulk of the Sun newspaper chain in April, its chief executive officer cast the deal as a necessary step to scale up and compete in the ever-more-crowded market for digital... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeChris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When y
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular basis, the answer is plenty. What an awful situation within Australia, because either the kids that are... Read more
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Western Advocate
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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The North West Star
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeChris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When y
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular basis, the answer is plenty. What an awful situation within Australia, because either the kids that are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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The Age
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeChris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When y
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular basis, the answer is plenty. What an awful situation within Australia, because either the kids that are... Read more
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The Border Mail
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeChris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When y
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular basis, the answer is plenty. What an awful situation within Australia, because either the kids that are... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrisesThe astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Au
Astronaut Chris Hadfield at Sydney Observatory on life, death and liquid sunrises
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
The astronaut who went viral with his rendition of Bowie's Space Oddity says Australia is in an awful situation. Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a... Read more
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WA Today
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeChris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When y
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular basis, the answer is plenty. What an awful situation within Australia, because either the kids that are... Read more
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The Age
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeAstronaut Chris Hadfield said Australian space enthusiasts have to head oversea
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Astronaut Chris Hadfield said Australian space enthusiasts have to head overseas. Photo: Rohan Thomson Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival modeAstronaut Chris Hadfield said Australian space enthusiasts have to head oversea
Astronaut Chris Hadfield touches down in Sydney in survival mode
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Astronaut Chris Hadfield said Australian space enthusiasts have to head overseas. Photo: Rohan Thomson Chris Hadfield constantly thinks in terms of "what could kill me next?" When your job involves flying rocket ships that blow up on a regular... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Last flight of Capt. SteelePETAWAWA - Capt. Darrell Steele wanted to end his flying career where it had be
Last flight of Capt. Steele
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 18 days ago
PETAWAWA - Capt. Darrell Steele wanted to end his flying career where it had begun, at the Pembroke and Area Airport. The former Pembroke resident and Royal Canadian Air Force pilot finished off his 25 years in the cockpit, 20 of those flying the... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Veterans town hall meetingCanada's veterans have been getting a raw deal from the current federal governm
Veterans town hall meeting
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 18 days ago
Canada's veterans have been getting a raw deal from the current federal government, and it is time to do something about it, using the ballot box. Jeff Lehoux, Liberal candidate for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, said this is one of the reasons he is... Read more
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The Northern View
Jack Wells passes awayA man who helped keep the North Coast and Canada itself safe passed away last m
Jack Wells passes away
The Northern View / Posted 20 days ago
A man who helped keep the North Coast and Canada itself safe passed away last month. Jack Wells, who retired as the captain of the Canadian Coast Guard Point Henry in 1988, passed away on July 20. Prior to sailing the seas of the region, Wells... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Veterans have a special place at Comox Air ShowThe 888 (Komox) Wing of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association wants to make
Veterans have a special place at Comox Air Show
Comox Valley Record / Posted 20 days ago
The 888 (Komox) Wing of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association wants to make sure all veterans are given the special treatment they deserve at the Comox Air Show. With that in mind, 888 members are inviting all veterans to attend the show as their... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Ride recognizes veteransLocals are invited to join in a 211-day nationwide horseback ride to support ve
Ride recognizes veterans
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 21 days ago
Locals are invited to join in a 211-day nationwide horseback ride to support veterans and their families. Former Calgary Highlander, Paul Nichols, who also served with the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, set out with his wife, Terry, in... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Eight Decades Of Aviation Excellence Marked At PrestwickSunday Is The 80th Anniversary Of Founding Of Scottish Aviation (SAL) BAE Syst
Eight Decades Of Aviation Excellence Marked At Prestwick
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
Sunday Is The 80th Anniversary Of Founding Of Scottish Aviation (SAL) BAE Systems Regional Aircraft at Prestwick, Scotland will, on Sunday August 9, mark the 80th anniversary of the founding of its predecessor company, Scottish Aviation... Read more
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Daily Mail
Japanese prisoner of war: Daughter describes ordeal‘Men who had suffered starvation and torture were expected to just get on with
Japanese prisoner of war: Daughter describes ordeal
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
‘Men who had suffered starvation and torture were expected to just get on with their lives’: The daughter of a Japanese prisoner of war describes how her father’s ordeal haunted her family For survivors of brutal Japanese prisoner-of-war camps, the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Croydon Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 27 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Kingston Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Oxford Mail / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Streatham Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Bury Times
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Bury Times / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Gazette
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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guardian-series
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
guardian-series / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Gazette News
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Gazette News / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Northern Echo
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96His death leaves two surviving crew members of the famous Dambusters raids - Br
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Northern Echo / Posted 28 days ago
His death leaves two surviving crew members of the famous Dambusters raids - Briton George "Johnny" Johnson, a bomb aimer who retired as a squadron leader, and Canadian former front gunner Fred Sutherland, who served in the Royal Canadian Air Force... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Harrow Times
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Harrow Times / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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This is West Country
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
This is West Country / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Bolton News
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astoni
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Bolton News / Posted 28 days ago
The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he paid tribute to the pilot following his death. Squadron Leader Munro, from New Zealand, was the last surviving... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96 Former Dambusters pilot Les Munro has died aged 96 The last British survivor
Tributes to Dambusters hero Les Munro as pilot dies aged 96
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Former Dambusters pilot Les Munro has died aged 96 The last British survivor of the Dambusters bombing raid has recalled an astonishing training ground stunt pulled off by Les Munro as he... Read more
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