A Truly Remarkable Man

Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader CBE, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar

Back in nineteen seventy aged twenty-two, I returned here to the UK by sea aboard the Greek passenger liner RHMS Ellenis to see bot…

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3 thoughts on “A Truly Remarkable Man

  1. I first discovered Bader’s story in the film ‘Reach for the Sky’ (1956), where he was portrayed by Kenneth More. It was many years later that I took time to read about the man himself, and later still when I saw him interviewed on TV. He came across as such a nice gentleman, and truly embodied the spirit of his age.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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