By Group Captain Bobby Oxspring DFC** AFC
Signed by Group Captain Bobby Oxspring
Inscribed and signed by Bobby Oxspring on the half title page in black ink
‘……. I hope you enjoy the following narrative of events which
happened a long time ago. But the guys I knew who made them
happen were the greatest.
Take care and “Happy Landings” always’
William Kimber First Edition 1984. 196 pages and 28 pages of photographs
Fine condition hardback book in dark blue boards with a Fine condition dustjacket. A great copy.
One of the original ‘Ten Fighter Boys’ of 66 Squadron, Bobby Oxpring flew Spitfires throughout his wartime career starting with Dunkirk and then the Battle of Britain. Apart from two brief rests from operational flying, he was one of that select band of fighter plots who flew throughout WWII, scoring over 13 victories and being awarded 3 DFC’s. He died in 1989.
A great signed Battle of Britain memoir.