Douglas Bader - Quotes

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The successful pilots succeeded because they did not open fire until they were close to the target. ---->>>

I then realized my appearance was a bit odd. My right leg was no longer with me. It had caught somewhere in the top of the cockpit as I tried to leave my Spitfire. ---->>>

We were all flying around up and down the coast near Dunkirk looking for enemy aircraft which seemed also to be milling around with no particular cohesion. ---->>>

Like the Spitfire it was immensely strong: a pilot had no need to fear the danger of pulling the wings off, no matter how desperate the situation became. ---->>>

The sea from Dunkirk to Dover during these days of the evacuation looked like any coastal road in England on a bank holiday. It was solid with shipping. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 02-10, 1910
Die: 09-05, 1982
Occupation: Soldier