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The making of Billy Bishop

the First World War exploits of Billy Bishop, VC
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Bishop, William Avery, 1894-1956., Great Britain. Royal Flying Corps -- Biography., World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, British., Fighter pilots -- Canada -- Biogr

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StatementBrereton Greenhous.
GenreBiography.
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LC ClassificationsD602 .G69 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3627808M
ISBN 10155002390X
LC Control Number2002416864

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And yet, the attack never happened. Even official German records of casualties fail to corroborate the Canadian’s Making of Billy Bishop is a book certain to stir up controversy.

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The Making of Billy Bishop: The First World War Exploits of Billy Bishop, VCReviews: 1. William Avery Bishop, VC, CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DFC, ED (8 February – 11 September ) was a Canadian flying ace of the First World War.

He was officially credited with 72 victories, making him the top Canadian and British Empire ace of the war. He was an Air Marshal and a Victoria Cross recipient. During the Second World War, Bishop was instrumental in setting up and promoting the Battles/wars: First World War, Western Front, Battle of.

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