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Home of one of the largest collections of Blackbird photos on the Internet. Many personal vignettes as told by team members enhance the story - Overseas Shipping on this via Airmail Only! When the German located my uncle’s Sherman he was burned badly and all other crew members died. The MoD said the Apache helicopter can only carry a pilot and a gunner but there are attachments on the wings for personnel to harness themselves to in emergencies.

Pages: 194

Publisher: Nabu Press (May 25, 2011)

ISBN: 1172863822

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