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Peter, center, with the Oliver Twins

It is with Great Sadness that I have been informed  of the Death of Peter Harding, a much admired member of 249 Squadron. Peter served with the Squadron Under Squadron Leaders Barfoot, Ewan and Sutton from 1961 until 1964. Our Sympathy and Condolences go out to his wife Morwenna and family,

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28th February-1st March. Weekend reunion at the Bosworth Hall Hotel, Market Bosworth.

This year there will be 31 joining the reunion on  Friday and 42 for the Dinner on Saturday Evening. Meet in the Cocktail lounge for Drinks at 19.00hrs with Dinner at 19.30hrs.

Grace will be said before Dinner by Pope Perce the 1st!

The Annual Reunion will once again be held at North Weald on Saturday 6th September. Booking forms and further details will be available on the blog and with the news letter in April. Any other information required, please contact Hon Sec.

This is a 14 min video about an American war time Air Force Pilot, who flew a Spitfire, on reconnaissance, over Germany. He had to crash land on his return from one flight – and it was caught on camera! He had never seen it before!  A very moving story.

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Christmas Greetings