From North Africa to the Arakan: The Engrossing Memoir of WWII Spitfire Ace Alan McGregor Peart DFC, RNZAF

From North Africa to the Arakan: The Engrossing Memoir of WWII Spitfire Ace Alan McGregor Peart DFC, RNZAF

by Alan Peart

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Overview

Alan Peart was born in Nelson, New Zealand. Joining 610 Squadron on completion of training, he served against the Germans and then the Japanese. Operating from 'Broadway' airstrip, his was the only spitfire not destroyed during air strikes.

This is an excellent first hand account of the air war in such varied theaters. The author writes of the appalling living conditions and the issues the aircrew faced living far from civilization.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781909166790
Publisher: Grub Street
Publication date: 07/15/2008
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 643,717
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

Alan Peart survived to become an ace and tell his remarkable story. He now lives in Hamilton, NZ .

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