SERGEANT ACES of 1940
The Story of Six Airmen Awarded the DFM during the Battle of Britain
Multi-signed by RAF Battle of Britain Aircrew
Signed by 12 Battle of Britain Aircrew
Michael Wainwright ~ John Keatings
Terry Clark ~ Eric Barwell
Joce Millard ~ David Denchfield
Tony Pickering ~ Ken Wilkinson
Tony Iveson ~ ‘Stapme’ Stapleton
John Milne ~ Robin Chamberlain
Mitor Publications. First Edition 2007. 156 pages and well illustrated with photographs.
Fine condition hardback book and dustjacket in a slipcase. A super copy.
This book tells the story of six men who joined the RAF and served as Sergeant Pilots in Fighter Command during the Battle of Britain. Each biography covers their early years and their wartime experiences during 1940, told through their own words or from interviews with family, friends and wartime comrades.
For their outstanding dedication and skill, each was awarded at least one Distinguished Flying Medal.
The featured aircrew are:
Frederick ‘Taffy’ Higginson
George ‘Grumpy’ Unwin
William ‘Gunner’ Franklin
An excellent collection of signatures in a well researched book.