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Allied armed services weigh in heavily on FT923 search and rescue

By this point in time, most readers are aware that both the British and Canadian armed forces participated in the Flying Tiger search rescue operations. Few are aware to the extent of this participation. Browmore Cliffs, Ireland resident Mike Flahive … Continue reading

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Bonaventure: The invisible giant!

It was accompanied by five destroyer escorts, the Aircraft Carrier Bonaventure. In total, those ships accounted for a gigantic amount of naval tonnage, manned in total by several thousand sailors and air force pilots. It was there to support the rescue, which … Continue reading

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