Wing Leader: The Top Scoring Allied Fighter Pilot of WWII (Witness to War)

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9780907579878: Wing Leader: The Top Scoring Allied Fighter Pilot of WWII (Witness to War)

The thrilling story of the top scoring Allied fighter pilot of World War II 'Johnnie' Johnson, who served with Fighter Command squadrons throughout the war, scoring his 38th and final victory in September 1944. From the moment the author joins his first operational Spitfire squadron in August 1940, the reader is taken on an epic journey through the great aerial fighter actions of the war including the Battle of Britain, sweeps across the Channel and over France, Dieppe and Normandy; and finally, operations across the Rhine and into Germany itself.

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"...the story remains compelling and should be considered a must read for any Spitfire enthusiast. I highly recommend Wing Leader." -IPMS, reviewed by Anthony Tvaryanas, May 2012 (IPMS 2012-05-03)

"...you will find it to be a superb book and one that I can easily recommend to you." -Modeling Madness, reviewed by Scott Van Aken, May 2012 (Modeling Madness 2012-05-03)

"Told from his own perspective, this book is both personal and historical, and it is that combination that makes it such a wonderful read." -Internet Modeler, reviewed by Chris Banyai-Riepl, May 2012 (Internet Modeler 2012-05-01)

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