Gentleman Air Ace
The Duncan Bell-Irving StoryBook - 1992
At the outbreak of the war, all six of the wealthy Bell-Irving brothers joined up and were sent overseas. Duncan served with the infantry in the trenches in France, bef#65533;re transferring to the Royal Flying Corps, where he found himself pitted in combat against such notorious German pilots as Immelman and the Red Baron. Wounded, Duncan convalesced in a London hospital run by the aristocratic Lady Ridley.Enlivened by photographs and excerpts from Duncan's journals and letters, Gentleman Air Ace is a captivating story, and a tribute to a real Canadian hero.
Publisher: Madeira Park, B.C. : Harbour Pub., c1992
Branch Call Number: 940.44941092 BellI-O 3558jv 1
Characteristics: 216 p. :,ill., maps