(Wingless Victory) [PDF/EBOOK] Ã Anthony Richardson


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    (Wingless Victory) [PDF/EBOOK] Ã Anthony Richardson READ & DOWNLOAD ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook â Anthony Richardson SUMMARY Wingless Victory First published in 1950 Wingless Victory is an account of the escape of Wing Commander Basil Embry from occupied France in May June 1940 following his being shot down whilst flying a tactical bombing mission in a Blenheim IV of 107 Suadron RAF against the Maastricht bridges The writer Anthony Richardson does use a little artistic licence at times but this does overall amount to a very enjoyable read

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SUMMARY Wingless Victory

FREE DOWNLOAD ✓ Wingless Victory Capture was inevitable He was in fact captured three times but refused to submit Once he broke from a column of prisoners under the muzzle of a German machine gun Another time he fought his way out killing three Germans with a stolen rifle and then hiding in a manure heap for nearly six hours But perhaps the most amazing of all of Embry's exploits was the occasion on which in the role of a fanatical member of the Irish Republican Army he shook his fist under the nose of a German inuisitor yelling hatred and abuse of Britain until his captors finally turned him loose.

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FREE DOWNLOAD ✓ Wingless Victory Wingless Victory is the story of an audacious and desperate man on the run the record of one of the first wartime escapes through Occupied France It reads like a first class thriller and as one critic put it leaves fiction gasping far behind On May 27 1940 Wing Commander Basil Embry later Air Chief Marshal Sir Basil Embry and Commander Allied Air Forces in Central Europe 1953 56 although appointed to a higher command decided to lead his old suadron into battle for the last time Within the hour he was shot down in France and found himself alone unarmed and in uniform.

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FREE DOWNLOAD ✓ Wingless Victory To find his own way home At this period there was little of escape techniue to guide him and he had no opportunity to lay plans or prepare euipment Yet by sheer courage and wit he found his way back to Britain to fight and fly again He won the DSO and three bars and the DFCAnthony Richardson who relates Sir Basil's story as it was told to him first hand served in the same suadron and later became its Adjutant Established as a writer for over twenty five years he is known as a novelist and for his volumes of war poems many of which dealt with Sir Basil Embry's suadron.

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 252
  • Wingless Victory
  • Anthony Richardson
  • English
  • 23 March 2019
  • 9780330104265