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By Bruce E. Hubley

those bills are the genuine lifestyles WWII reviews of RCAF Flying Officer Russell Hubley. From his enlistment to discharge this biography covers his education and information of the various operations which made up greater than complete excursions. Sixty journeys in a battle the place just one in 4 aircrews survived even one travel. advised in his personal phrases, in a mode intended to teach the humour within the day-by-day lives of the aircrews of Bomber Command, it solutions such questions as "What is how one can fresh your wedge cap with out burning down the barracks?' and 'How did the USAF be capable to offer ice-cream to its own with no the necessity of freezers?'

One of the 1st D-Day veterans whereas flying with 431 Iroquois Squadron, FO Hubley and his team dropped their bombs within one hour after the reputable beginning of the invasion. so much of his enlistment was once spent in 405 Vancouver Squadron, Canada's purely Pathfinder squadron flying with the RAF. those tales of now Lt. Col. Hubley DFC, CD (retired) were compiled and recorded by way of his son. As one of many few surviving WWII veterans his story wanted telling earlier than it was once lost.

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