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    American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    What an AMAZING story (told in 2006). It's long but a MUST see:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ie3SrjLlcUY&sns=em
    - Mark

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    That was cool, thanks.

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    He sure was lucky... but then maybe flying over Germany SOLO made him less imposing.
    - Mark

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    It wasn't long at all.... it was just wonderful! Thanks for posting it.
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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    Wonderful!

    My secretary's step-father is Charley Fox, the famous, Canadian Spitfire pilot who shot up Rommel and took him out of WW II.

    http://www.martinfrost.ws/htmlfiles/nov2008/charley-fox-spitfire.html

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    That was great too. Cool they got a Spit to do a flyover.

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    Yes, interesting story indeed.
    - Mark

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    Re: American Spitfire Pilot in WWII

    Great stuff! Thanks for sharing that.

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