FIGHTER PILOT'S SUMMER.

By: Franks, Norman and Richey, Paul, Wg Cdr.

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248 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). B&w photographs. The sequel to Paul Richey's acclaimed "Fighter Pilot'. "(T)he story not only of 609 Squadron's offensive war during that momentous summer (1941), when the RAF started to take the war to the enemy over Northern France, but also in part of Paul's squadron leader, Michael Robinson, DSO DFC, who also happened to be his brother-in-law, and of Paul's exploits to the end of the war. Sadly, Michael Robinson was lost over the English Channel in 1942 but Paul went on to serve under Sholto Douglas at Fighter Commander HQ, then command his old 609 Squadron flying Typhoons, before going to India and Burma." Very minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, very light edge wrinkling, very light rubbing on rear panel.

Title: FIGHTER PILOT'S SUMMER.

Author Name: Franks, Norman and Richey, Paul, Wg Cdr.

Categories: Military - Aviation, Military - World War II,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1993

ISBN Number: 0948817712

ISBN Number 13: 9780948817717

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 29377

Keywords: World War II, Fighter pilots, RAF, Biggin Hill, Typhoons, 609 (West Riding) Squadron, RAuxAF, Michael Robinson, Battle of France, Biography, Paul Richey, J.D. Bisdee, M.P.C. Choron, J. Curchin, I.G. Du Monceau, De Spirlet, P.J.H. Halahan, S.J. Hill, J.A. Hughes-rees, A.G. Malan, R.F.G. Malengreau, J.H.M. Offenberg, A.K. Ogilvie, V.M.M. Ortmans, Teresa Richey, M.L. Robinson, Sholto Douglas, P.R. Walker, F.H. Zeigler.,