My father was present when this Stuka was shot down. It used to come over the camp every evening on a strafing run. One day a Sergeant got so fed up he unslung his Lee Enfield and fired a single shot. The plane jerked, staggered upwards and then plunged to earth. The gunner was shaken but unharmed, the pilot had been shot straight through his forehead. The men built a circle of stones round it and painted the white. Western Desert. firstname.lastname@example.orgEnter the description here.
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