Sly, Edward "Ted" DFC, MID
Title The Luck of the Draw. Horses, Spitfires and Kittyhawks
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Sydney Published by Author 2003
1876439874 / 9781876439873
Seller ID ID204468
Small Quarto Size., Mint condition. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 184 pages The author, a descendant of a long line of colonial families (incl Thomas Mitchell explorer) so not surprisingly his early days was on a cattle station in outback Queensland. When war came Ted joined 7 Light Horse but was soon persuaded to get out of the dust and into the RAAF. He flew with 452 Sqn and later with 450 Sqn then on to 92 RAF East India.