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Hugh William Reilley, Pilot Officer (1918 - 1940)

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Thomas Loel Evelyn Bulkeley Guinness MP (1906 - 1988)

Group Captain Thomas Loel Evelyn Bulkeley Guinness OBE (9 June 1906 – 31 December 1988), was a British Conservative politician, Member of Parliament for Bath (1931-1945), business magnate and ph...

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Group Captain Walter Myers Churchill DSO DFC (1907 - 1942)

Group Captain Walter Myers Churchill DSO DFC (24 November 1907 – 27 August 1942) was a Royal Air Force pilot during World War II. He was a brother of Captain Peter Churchill DSO Croix de Gue...

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Air Chief Marshal Sir Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside, GCB, MC, DFC (1893 - 1969)

Marshal of the Royal Air Force William Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside, GCB, MC, DFC (23 December 1893 – 29 October 1969) was a senior figure in the Royal Air Force up to and d...

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William Meade Lindsley Fiske, III (1911 - 1940)

William Meade Lindsley Fiske William Meade Lindsley "Billy" Fiske III (4 June 1911 – 17 August 1940) was the 1928 and 1932 Olympic champion bobsled driver and, following Jimmy Davies, was one ...

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Arthur Gerald Donahue, Flight Lieutenant MP (1913 - 1942)

Donahue, Arthur Gerald P/O Arthur Gerald Donahue was born in St Charles, Minnesota, America in 1913. He learned to fly privately and had his private and commercial pilot's licenses before he was 19 a...

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Carl Raymond Davis, F/Lt. MP (1911 - 1940)

Carl Raymond Davis was born in South Africa of American parents and was sent to Sherborne College in Britain at the age of 13. He later studied at Trinity College, Cambridge and McGill University, Mont...

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Michael James Herrick MP (1921 - 1944)

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Francis Noel Brinsden MP (1919 - 1993)

F/O Francis N.Brinsden a New Zealander and flew with No 19 Squadron during the Battle of Britain. On the 31st of August 1940 he had to bale out of his Spitfire I (R6958) after combat over the Thames Es...

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Robert Lawrence Spurdle MP (1918 - 1994)

S/L Robert Lawrence Spurdle was born in Wanganui, New Zealand on 3 March 1918, attended Wanganui Collegiate School before being accepted early in 1939 for the last short service commission course. When...

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Caesar Barrand Hull, DFC MP (1913 - 1940)

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Albert Gerald 'Zulu' Lewis, DFC and Bar MP (1918 - 1982)

Albert Gerald Lewis DFC and bar Nickname Zulu Born 18 April 1918 Kimberley, South Africa Died 14 December 1982 (aged 64) Allegiance South Africa Service/branch Royal Air Force Years of...

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Petrus Hendrik 'Dutch' Hugo, DSO DFC and 2 bars MP (1917 - 1986)

Petrus Hugo DSO DFC and 2 bars ,[4] was a South African flying ace of the Second World War. Petrus Hendrik Hugo was born 20 December 1917 at Pampoenpoort, Cape Province. He attended the Witwatersrand...

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Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom MP (1874 - 1965)

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 19...

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Sailor Malan MP (1910 - 1963)

" Adolph Gysbert Malan DSO & Bar DFC (24 March 1910 – 17 September 1963), better known as Sailor Malan , was a famed South African World War II RAF fighter pilot who led No. 74 Squadron RAF duri...

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