I was 5 years old when war broke out and I remember during the early part of the war, there were three aeroplanes in trouble over our farm and two did false landings, but one had a crash and hit some elm trees. It was a learner pilot in a Tiger Moth on a foggy November afternoon. They came down a bit lower to see where they were, hit the top of some elm trees and just dived into the ground. Being it was such a slow aircraft they had hardly any injuries at all.
Later the Spitfires and Hurricanes used to…
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