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by Gilbert Van Hoeydonck


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As a child in World War II, Gilbert Delcon refused to seek shelter when the air raid sirens went off over his village in Belgium. Enthralled by the sleek lines of the Spitfires, he ran outside to watch the planes pass overhead. Ten years later, he sought to fulfil his dream of one day flying a 'Spit'. But how reliable were these machines, which the Belgian airforce had purchased from the RAF?

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Gilbert Van Hoeydonck (Author)

I was born in Belgium and have lived in Melbourne (Australia) since 1978. I have worked in education, child protection and public mental health. I now work as an independent writer and as a part-time volunteer, teaching English to recently arrived...

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