Viking Spitfire: The Story of Finn Thorsager

# Viking Spitfire: The Story of Finn Thorsager ☆ PDF Download by # Tor Idar Larsen eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Viking Spitfire: The Story of Finn Thorsager Finn survived the German invasion, but with the dissolution of the air force in Norway, he needed to find a new way to carry on the fight. With his friend Dag Krohn, he made the dangerous journey across Russia, Japan and the Pacific Ocean to join the new Norwegian Air Force camp, Little Norway, in Toronto, Canada. Good Luck! That day, five heroic young Norwegian pilots flew out on a hopeless mission to engage the Luftwaffes invasion fleet. After the War, Finn served as a captain for Scandina

Viking Spitfire: The Story of Finn Thorsager

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Rating : 4.91 (719 Votes)
Asin : 1781550433
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 192 Pages
Publish Date : 2015-09-01
Language : English

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Finn survived the German invasion, but with the dissolution of the air force in Norway, he needed to find a new way to carry on the fight. With his friend Dag Krohn, he made the dangerous journey across Russia, Japan and the Pacific Ocean to join the new Norwegian Air Force camp, 'Little Norway', in Toronto, Canada. Good Luck!' That day, five heroic young Norwegian pilots flew out on a hopeless mission to engage the Luftwaffe's invasion fleet. After the War, Finn served as a captain for Scandinavian Airlines for thirty years.. He made it back to base but was soon in the air again, spurred on by his leader Rolf Torbjørn Tradin's famous words, 'Every man for himself. In 1944-45 he was retired as a squadron leader and given the unenviable task of flying civilian Lodestars over the North Sea, often through appalling weather conditions, dodging German fighters and flak. Flying in his outdated Gloster Gladiator, Finn spotted a German plane below him; he dived down and fired his machine guns, the first shots ever to be fired by a Norwegian pilot in wartime. Through training, dogfights, bomber escorts, making merry with his friends and mournin

He is the author of Viking Sptifire, Into the Swarm, and Mosquito Attack Fonthill Media. He's also the author of two Norwegian war novels, and has written articles for several publications since 2009. About the Author Tor Idar Larsen lives in Eina, Norway. He holds a Master degree in Pedagogy and works full time as a consultant.

He's also the author of two Norwegian war novels, and has written articles for several publications since 2009. He holds a Master degree in Pedagogy and works full time as a consultant. He is the author of Viking Sptifire, Into the Swarm, and Mosquito Attack Fonthill Media. . Tor Idar Larsen lives in Eina, Norway

"Interesting to read" according to Rudnei D. da Cunha. This book tells the story about Finn Thorsager, the first Norwegian military pilot to attack German airplanes on 9 May 19Interesting to read Rudnei D. da Cunha This book tells the story about Finn Thorsager, the first Norwegian military pilot to attack German airplanes on 9 May 1940, when Norway was invaded by Nazi Germany. As with many other Allied pilots, he managed to flee Occupied Norway and, passing through Sweden, the Soviet Union, Japan and the USA, finally arrived at Little Norway in Canada to rejoin his countrymen and retake the fight on Germany. The book does not give much detail on the combat missions over Northwestern Europe (at least not as such as found on other similar books like "The Big Show", "I Flew for the Fuehrer", "The First and the Last", etc.) but nonetheless it. 0, when Norway was invaded by Nazi Germany. As with many other Allied pilots, he managed to flee Occupied Norway and, passing through Sweden, the Soviet Union, Japan and the USA, finally arrived at Little Norway in Canada to rejoin his countrymen and retake the fight on Germany. The book does not give much detail on the combat missions over Northwestern Europe (at least not as such as found on other similar books like "The Big Show", "I Flew for the Fuehrer", "The First and the Last", etc.) but nonetheless it

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