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Billy Drake, Fighter Leader

Billy Drake

Billy Drake, Fighter Leader

the autobiography of Group Captain B. Drake, DSO, DFC & Bar, DFC (US)

by Billy Drake

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Grub Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drake, Billy.,
  • Fighter pilots -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBilly Drake ; with Christopher Shores.
    GenreBiography., Personal narratives, British.
    ContributionsShores, Christopher, 1937-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22475420M
    ISBN 101902304977


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