Dating a fighter pilot - Remains of a WWII fighter pilot are found 70 years later.


No sooner had he done so, however, than a man in blue uniform came running towards his plane, holding what looked like a pistol. Strange, the German pilot thought. Then, as the figure came nearer, he recognised the man’s uniform and his heart instantly sank - it was that of an RAF officer!

Overstreet's famously flew his P-51C 'Berlin Express' beneath the Eiffel Tower in Nazi-occupied Paris in 1944, which has been credited with lifting the spirits of French Resistance troops on the ground.

Jimmy Jones, a retired RAF Flight Lieutenant who campaigned for the change, said: “When Hywel’s body was repatriated to Wales for burial, an inquest should have been called for by the local coroner in Wales, which would have provided the judicial inquiry that everyone wanted.


Dating a fighter pilot

Dating a fighter pilot