Venturer Courageous Group Captain Leonard Trent V.C. D.F.C.
A Biography by James Sanders
Foreword by Laddie Lucas.
The story of Leonard Trent VC DFC who led a formation of twelve Lockheed Ventura bombers of 487 (NZ) Squadron on a raid on the Amsterdam Power Station. One bomber turned back due to technical trouble. Out of 11 Venturas, only one survived, thirty-one aircrew died and thirteen were taken prisoner.
After capture he was sent to Stalag Luft III and took part in 'The Great Escape' ...
Hardback,1983, 266pages, in good condition