Douglas Bader's log book is one of the treasures in the Museum's archive collection. During the summer of 1941 Bader obtained 12 kills. He died suddenly of a heart attack, 5 September 1982. London: Hutchinson Publishing Group, 1981. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for douglas bader signed. Group Captain Sir Douglas Robert Steuart Bader /ˈbɑːdər/ CBE, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar, FRAeS, DL (21 February 1910 5 September 1982) was a Royal Air Force (RAF) flying ace during the Second World War. OUR FOOD. ISBN 978-0-213-16857-5. He is best known for flying despite having lost both his legs in an accident. His 23 victories made him the fifth highest ace in the RAF. Shop with confidence on eBay! Framing Service available on this item. The film's composer John Addison was Bader's brother-in-law. His first log book, which ends shortly after his accident, is owned by a private collector. 8vo. Illustrated with forty-three captioned photographs. Contemporary former owner gift inscription inked to the title page verso, else a fine copy in non-price-clipped dust wrapper, rubbed and a little soiled, with some creasing to the upper edge. Read 84 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. EAT. AT THE DOUGLAS BADER. Buy Reach for the Sky: Story of Douglas Bader, D.S.O., D.F.C. Bader was born in London in February, 1910. Book the Douglas Bader Trail tour, Saint Omer. London: Littlehampton Book Services, 1983. DRINK. Yes, probably. ISBN 978-0-7524-5534-1. He joined the RAF in 1928 and became known for his daredevil flying stunts. A charismatic leader and fearless pilot, he refused to let his severe disability (loss of both legs in a flying accident) ground him. As a young ATC cadet in the mid 1960’s I met Douglas Bader at White Waltherm Airfield. 1.1K likes. The inspirational story of Douglas Bader, DSO, DFC. BOOK NOW. Douglas Bader was a legend in his lifetime and remains one today 100 years after his birth. 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