Richard Bong

Richard Bong : biography September 24, 1920 - August 6, 1945 Richard Ira "Dick" Bong (September 24, 1920 – August 6, 1945) is the...

Richard Bong

Richard Bong : biography September 24, 1920 - August 6, 1945 Early life Bong, the son of Swedish immigrant parents, grew up on a farm...

Richard Bong

Richard Bong : biography September 24, 1920 - August 6, 1945 On September 10, 1942, Lt. Bong was assigned to the 9th Fighter Squadron (aka...

Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson : biography 1 July 1903 - 5 January 1941 Amy Johnson CBE, (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was...

Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson : biography 1 July 1903 - 5 January 1941 A memorial service was held for Johnson in the church of St. Martin in...

Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson : biography 1 July 1903 - 5 January 1941 The Mollisons also flew in record time from Britain to India in 1934 in...

Hanna Reitsch

Hanna Reitsch : biography 29 March 1912 - 24 August 1979 Hanna Reitsch (29 March 1912 – 24 August 1979) was a German...

Hanna Reitsch

Hanna Reitsch : biography 29 March 1912 - 24 August 1979 Career in Ghana and relations with Nkrumah A particularly interesting part of her postwar...

Hanna Reitsch

Hanna Reitsch : biography 29 March 1912 - 24 August 1979 Notes Death Reitsch died in Frankfurt at the age of 67 on 24 August...

Leonard Cheshire

Leonard Cheshire : biography 7 September 1917 - 31 July 1992 Group Captain Geoffrey Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire, VC, OM, DSO and Two...