Choosing Death by Burning or Jumping he Chose Jumping

Given the choice of staying in his burning Lancaster, or jump minus his parachute, he chose the latter.

Based at RAF Witchford In Cambridgeshire, this airman left his burning Lancaster at 18,000ft. Remnants of his parachute were found in the burnt out wreckage of his aircraft by the Germans. Who was he and what happened after he jumped?

Find out about this amazing event in Trail 11

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