Biography of Squadron Leader Alastair G Lang DFC

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Biography of Squadron Leader Alastair G Lang DFC

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One of three friends at RAF Warboys along with Peter Isaacson and Lighton Verdon Roe. Notes that Lang did 19 operations with 150 Squadron, 3 while on Operational Training Unit and 28 on 156 Squadron before his aircraft blew up over a target and he became a prisoner of war. Writes of friendships and activities and japes of the terrible threesome at RAF Warboys. Concludes with account of operation to Dortmund when his aircraft exploded and he and his flight engineer were somehow thrown out. Followed by general biographical details of wartime and post war career.

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Nine b/w photocopied sheets

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IBCC Digital Archive

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BCleggPVLangAGv10003

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PV Clegg, “Biography of Squadron Leader Alastair G Lang DFC,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 29, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31029.

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