Too Low, Too Slow

Malcolm Kirkby, Author;  Les Munro, Other contributor; 

2014
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Maker and Role
Malcolm Kirkby, Author
Les Munro, Other contributor
Production Date
2014
Description
Account of Les Munro's life as recounted to Malcolm Kirkby. "While this is not intended to be a complete story of my life, it does, as a result, concentrate largely on my service career, as described to me by Malcolm Kirkby, and to a large extent, is based on the entries in my Log books. This covers in some detail my time on both 97 and 617 squadrons, RAF and my participation in the Dams raid of 16th/17th May, 1943 as well as my time on 1690 Bomber Defence Training Flight (BDTF). A brief history of my early life prior to joining the RNZAF and that of my post war career have been covered in broad terms to give the reader a rounded picture of my life before and after my war service." - foreword.

The early years -- war service -- 97 squadron 10 Dec 1942-23 March 1943 - 617 Squadron 23 Mar 1943-9 Jul 1944 - coming home - post war life and career - list of operation - crew

Mentions MOTAT's Les Munro medals.
Physical Description
107 pages : illustrations, photographs (some colour) ; 21.5 cm
Media/Materials
Signature/Marks
Signed by author Hand-written
Accession No
PUB-2018-34
Credit Line
Malcolm Kirkby et al. 2014. Too Low, Too Slow, PUB-2018-34. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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