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  1. Deleted - why do I bother?

    by , 06-02-2016 at 17:41 (Wings of Glory WW2: WGS Blog.)
    Deleted - why do I bother?

    Updated 06-11-2016 at 04:29 by Tonx (Post deleted.)

  2. Dunkin Does Dundee ... a k a A Tale Of Two Accents!

    by , 05-26-2016 at 17:42 (Wings of Glory WW2: WGS Blog.)
    As the investigation continues as to how two Avro Vulcans [I]ended up within 1000 yards of each other [/I]on [B]May 25th 2016 [/B]a transcript has been released of a bizarre conversation between the Officer In Charge and Vulcan sponsor organisation [B]Chopper Squad[/B]. It was during the course of this conversation that as [B]XL321[/B] callsign [I]Fireball 321 [/I]was recovering to base from the south [B]XM595[/B] was cleared to take off from RAF Boddington callsign[I] Thunderball 595 [/I]forcing ...
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  3. The Kindness of Strangers WW2 Solo Campaign: Chapter 3 – The Furies

    [I][B]May 30, 1940[/B][/I]

    [I]"What was the most awkward thing it ever happened to you during the Spanish Civil War, Joachim?" "Jean Rayneau, I think..." "What? Who was he?" "A French. A gentleman. A gifted pilot... An anarchist..." "Ah wait! This is too good..." "Kyte, boys! Come down here immediately. It's story time." "Ask them to bring the bottle." "And bring the bottle."

    "Where ...
  4. The Kindness of Strangers Campaign: Interlude 3 - Better 3 of 4 than 4 of 3

    [B][I]July 19, 1940[/I][/B]

    Kyte was limping. His parachute jump was a hard one. There were no smiles or laughter in the squadron meeting table. "All right boys. We're going for a different approach from now on." Everybody looked at everybody else. "Joachim and Andrzej have been picking my brain with a new approach and the top brass is willing to let us experiment on it." He pointed to the board. "We'll disassemble Green Section." Lee laughed. "What? ...
  5. The Kindness of Strangers - Chapter 6 – A Straight Tale

    [B][I]June 2, 1940[/I][/B]
    "So you say that you start fighting in the Spanish Civil War after taking goods for the Reds." "Not for the Reds, Dave. The Republic. Although it was a mixed lot..." "That lost them the war..." "That?!" "Maybe the reason is elsewhere, no?" "You said that you were flying a Dakota DC-3?" "Brand new, with no markings." "I'll get the bottle and the boys..."[/I]