By Stanislav Fejfar
Stunned into motion via the swift cave in of his nation in 1938, Czech pilot Stanislav Fejfar escaped and traveled via Poland to serve at the beginning with the French international Legion, then as a sous-lieutenant with the French air strength in early 1940. After the loss of life of that nation, he fled to England in July 1940 to affix the RAF. published to 310 Squadron, he observed a lot feverish motion and he quickly turned an ace through the conflict of england yet was once to lose his existence on 17 may possibly 1942, shot down over Boulogne flying his liked Spitfire.
Until lately it used to be no longer identified that all through his brief profession, Stanislav stored an entire daily diary which has been translated through Henry Prokop and is the root for this booklet. Augmented by means of the diligent learn of Norman Franks and Simon Muggleton in unearthing formerly unpublished wrestle studies, letters and different articles of memorabilia, including their annotated reviews, this can be an exceptionally important and relocating account through a guy who gave his lifestyles protecting freedom. A e-book in order to be sought out by means of somebody attracted to the background of the conflict of england. 2010 is the seventieth anniversary of that momentous event.
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A Fighter Pilot's Call to Arms: Defending Britain and France Against the Luftwaffe, 1940-1942 by Stanislav Fejfar