The Spitfire Chronicles: Lost and Found – the mystery of the Norwegian Spitfire

In this presentation Alan profiles Flt Lt Alastair ‘Sandy’ Gunn, a Spitfire pilot whose flying prowess met its ultimate test when his aircraft was shot down over Norway in 1942, leading to his capture by German forces and later his participation in a mass escape from Stalag Luft 3, immortalised 21 years later in the film ‘The Great Escape’.


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May 22, 2023