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Jim Shortland

Sadly we break the news that IX(B) Squadron Association Member, Historian and Tirpitz expert – Jim Shortland – passed away on 30 December 2023.

New book – IX Squadron Profile by Chris Ward & Dicky James

Our book about IX Squadron from September 1939 to May 1945 has been published:   Please tell your friends, family and neighbours about the book.   It would make a super Xmas present!

Margaret Caven, RIP

With much regret, it has been announced that Association Member Margaret Caven passed away on 21 May 2023. Margaret was a regular attendee at our Annual Reunions and will be sorely missed by all. Our thoughts go to her family and friends.

New Book: From The Battle of Britain to Bombing Hitler’s Berchtesgaden

Bombing Hitlers Berchtesgaden New Book

Wing Commander James ‘Jim’ Bazin, DSO, DFC Written by Fenella and Michael Bazin. Pages: 248ISBN: 9781399066907Published: 6th April 2023 From the publisher: It was Tuesday, 17 October 1939. Britain had been at war with Germany for more than a month and for only the second time the Luftwaffe had dared to enter British airspace – …

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