The tragic story of the crew of Beaufort bomber '557' is one that is very close to me personally. In fact my given name hails from one of those killed. And while those brave young men did not live to see the war's end, their regular aircraft was eventually recovered and restored.
I have sent the free PDF of this enthralling tale to 'The Pilot's Blog' subscribers, including photos from my personal collection.
If you would like to receive this incredible story and other free subscriber content in the future, simply register below, or CLICK HERE.