From France to Burma

Signed by Wing Commander Donald 'Dimsie' Stones DFC*


    Inscribed and signed by Donald Stones on the front end paper

    ” Through a glass darkly and Per Ardua ad Astra
    From Donald Stones 23.4.92″

    Wingham Press 1991.  392 pages and well illustrated with photographs

    Fine condition hardback book and dustjacket. Clean, bright and tight. A lovely copy

    A fighter pilot in the Battle of France, the Battle of Britain, the Defence of Malta and in Burma,  Donald ‘Dimsie’ Stones was heavily involved in all of them and went on to enjoy some interesting post war adventures as a test pilot, in the Colonial Service and as an aircraft salesman in Africa. 

    The spirit and verve he displayed during the Battle of Britain served him well during his life and this book tells his fascinating story with style.