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02-11-2007, 06:26 AM
BBC WW2 Archives (http://www.bbc.co.uk/ww2peopleswar/categories/) an excellent source of stories from all sorts of people and their experiences in WW2.

My favourite (http://www.bbc.co.uk/ww2peopleswar/stories/61/a3293561.shtml)

Edited...url incorrect

02-11-2007, 07:12 AM
Gremlins? http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/blink.gif

02-11-2007, 07:39 AM
Hopefully we'll see a Hurricane MkIId in BoB. It'll give those Tiger-busting Mustangs some competition.


02-11-2007, 08:39 AM
That is a great site. I stumbled upon that site last year and I've spent a lot of time reading those stories.

02-11-2007, 11:19 AM
Originally posted by Ploughman:
Gremlins? http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/blink.gif

Whether it was exhaustion, tiredness, hallucinations or a trick of the light, a strange phenomena occurred whilst flying up high above the clouds: Dad says he could clearly see gremlins dancing on the wing of his airplane. He was not afraid to admit this fact, dismissing mockery, and strongly believed that the small elf-like figures he saw happily dancing, could only be described as gremlins, and would not be told otherwise. (This story caught the imagination of us kids)

Lack of oxygen?