Outdated, lumbering and cumbersome – yet Fairey Swordfish, nicknamed “Stringbags”, were incredibly successful machines. They were truly great planes – and great pilots flew them, like Tony Stanning who was eager to be in action.
But Tony was going to need all his courage on this latest mission to attack a German battleship, for the danger wouldn’t come from the enemy guns alone. It would come from the rear cockpit too, because his observer was a useless coward . . .
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