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Edwin “Ted” Swales VC. DFC.

Edwin Essery Swales (03/07/1915 – 23/02/1945) was born in Inanda, Natal, and flew as a pilot with Bomber Command during WW2. Flying as a Pathfinder he was awarded the DFC for his actions on the Cologne raid on 4 November 1944. … Continue reading

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An Aeroplane up in the Sky…

There is something about an aircraft flying overhead that instinctively makes me reach for my camera. They are not always easy to photograph at the best of times and photographing aircraft overhead is often a pot luck thing. I have … Continue reading

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