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Night raiders of the air : being the experiences of a night flying pilot, who raided Hunland on many dark nights during the war

Author: A R Kingsford
Publisher: Havertownm, Pennsylvania ; Oxford, England : Casemate, 2013. ©1930
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A.R. Kingsford flew with 100 Squadron, the unit that dropped the first bomb at night on Germany and, on November 11, 1918, the last one. One of the many who came to Europe from all over the Commonwealth to fight in the First World War, Kingsford had sailed from New Zealand in 1914. He joined the Royal Flying Corps in 1917 and learned to fly at Northolt, before being posted to 33 Squadron at Lincoln, where he flew  Read more...
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Kingsford, A.R.
Night raiders of the air : being the experiences of a night flying pilot, who raided Hunland on many dark nights during the war.
Havertownm, Pennsylvania ; Oxford, England : Casemate, 2013, ©1930
168 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A R Kingsford
ISBN: 9781612001494 1612001491
OCLC Number: 891386823
Description: 1 online resource (183 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Prologue; Chapter 1 Torpedoed; Chapter 2 After; Chapter 3 We Move and Move; Chapter 4 Per Ardua Ad Astra; Chapter 5 Night Flying; Chapter 6 100 Squadron; Chapter 7 Reprisals; Chapter 8 Exit F.E.2 C. 450; Chapter 9 Leave; Chapter 10 Aerodrome Strafing; Chapter 11 ''Archie'' Gets Us; Chapter 12 The Last Bomb; Epilogue; About the Author.
Responsibility: A.R. Kingsford.

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A.R. Kingsford flew with 100 Squadron, the unit that dropped the first bomb at night on Germany and, on November 11, 1918, the last one. One of the many who came to Europe from all over the  Read more...

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