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Review by Researcher of WW2 Newfoundland Aviation History

From Darrell Hillier, Researcher of WW2 Newfoundland Aviation History: Philip Vickers was born in Oklahoma and raised during the Great Depression. When his mother died young, Philip was left with an aunt to escape an uncaring and abusive father, whom … Continue reading

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Review by Frank Tibbo of “The Gander Beacon”

From “The Gander Beacon” Gander, Newfoundland, Canada, March 4, 2010 “Surviving Victory” by Frank Tibbo In September 1994, this column featured a story about a Hurricane fighter aircraft that was doing some routine target practice firing at a bull’s eye … Continue reading

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