Stephen Lewis with Bob Cowper
A wartime biography of Australian air ace Squadron Leader Bob Cowper DFC + Bar, Legion of Honour (Fr). Bob had a variety of experiences whilst serving the RAAF during World War 2. He force landed his Beaufighter in the Sahara Desert and was chased by hostile Arabs. He was later blown from the sky in his new Beaufighter after being struck by debris from enemy aircraft over Sicily. He joined 456 Squadron, Australia's only night fighter unit during ww2 and flew during the D-Day invasion. By the end of the war he was the Commanding Officer of 456 Squadron. Soft cover, Illustrated, 166 pages.