A Spitfire girl

Mary Ellis
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We visualize dashing and daring young men as the epitome of the pilots of the Second World War, yet amongst that elite corps was one person who flew no less than 400 Spitfires and seventy-six different types of aircraft - and that person was Mary Wilkins. Her story is one of the most remarkable and endearing of the war, as this young woman, serving as a ferry pilot with the Air Transport Auxiliary, transported aircraft for the RAF, including fast fighter planes and huge four-engine bombers. On o

Title Details

ISBN: 9781473895386
Author: Mary Ellis
Publisher: Frontline Books
Language: English
Publication Date: 30/11/2016
Format: EPUB
Est. Pages: ?224
Genre: Biography & True Stories - Biography: general
Dewey: 358.40092