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Courage aflame : the definitive biography of Sgt James Allen Ward VC / by Bob Moore.

By: Moore, Bob, 1935-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hastings, New Zealand : [Bob Moore & Des Underwood], 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 298 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780473479503; 0473479508.Other title: Courage aflame, Sergeant James Ward, VC [Cover title].Subject(s): Ward, Jimmy, 1919-1941 | Air pilots, Military -- New Zealand -- Biography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, New Zealand | World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, BritishGenre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 940.544993092 Summary: This story has been compiled from individual recollections as well as letters and other documents, both official and private. The personal recollections and contributions of the Ward family, as well as interviews with surviving members of Jimmy's crew, provided a sound basis for the manuscript enabling the inclusion of quotes and first-hand impressions from those who knew him well. The inclusion of Jimmy's own words (and those of his immediate family) was vital. Original documents and quotes have been included wherever possible.
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Includes bibliographical references.

This story has been compiled from individual recollections as well as letters and other documents, both official and private. The personal recollections and contributions of the Ward family, as well as interviews with surviving members of Jimmy's crew, provided a sound basis for the manuscript enabling the inclusion of quotes and first-hand impressions from those who knew him well. The inclusion of Jimmy's own words (and those of his immediate family) was vital. Original documents and quotes have been included wherever possible.