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Holly Hills and Freddie Clarke were on their second sortie over France at the time dad was shot down during the air cover over the Dieppe Raid on August 19, 1942. The "flight" that was scheduled to take that flip "respectfully declined" and Clarke and Hills took it on instead. Holly was flying as cover for Dad to do the photo reconnaissance of the road...

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