Valiant Boys: True Stories from the Operators of the UK's First Four-Jet Bomber

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Following on from the success of Victor Boys and Vulcan Boys, Tony Blackman, in collaboration with Anthony Wright, brings you Valiant Boys to complete the V Force set. This is a fascinating collection of personal accounts of operating Britain's first V bomber by aircrew and ground crew. The book tells the story from the aircraft's birth taking off from Vickers' tiny airfield at Wisley near Brooklands to its premature death from fatigue. There are tales of testing atom bombs in the Australian desert, dropping hydrogen bombs ...

Valiant Boys: True Stories from the Operators of the UK's First Four-Jet Bomber 2014, Grub Street, London

ISBN-13: 9781909808218

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