Near Armentieres, Major Edward Corringham Mannock destroys an enemy tri-plane from a height of 10,000 feet.
Today’s losses include:
- The first Indian flying ace ever and only one of the Great War… 217 more words
Sydney had the chance to do some sightseeing and wrote to his sister.
Monday 24 June 1918
I thought that the word would go forth today but it didn’t! 353 more words
Here’s an extraordinary tale of someone who started out as a Johannesburg ‘boytjie’ and attained the heady heights of not only a very senior Commander of forces during World War 2 and the Cold War but also became a Knight of the realm. 2,177 more words