Sir Douglas Bader's tactics criticised by veterans.
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Re: Sir Douglas Bader's tactics criticised by veterans.
I remember being in awe of DB when reading the 'official' version of his exploits during WWII.
Only later did other things emerge.
Some of his post war opinions and statements were certainly not universially popular...to say the least.
But maybe we should concentrate on the War time service of DB here.
A controversial and interesting person.
In Non-Combat Uniforms and related insignia of the Third Reich