Guest Post: Dilip Sarkar MBE – Johnnie Johnson: The Spitfire Ace of Aces…

Air Vice-Marshal James Edgar ‘Johnnie’ Johnson, a policeman’s son from Leicestershire, was the ultimate Boys’ Own Paper character: the RAF’s top-scoring fighter pilot and wing leader par excellence of the Second World War. It was when growing up in the 1960s that I first heard of Johnnie. Airfix produced a 1/72 scale plastic model of … Continue reading Guest Post: Dilip Sarkar MBE – Johnnie Johnson: The Spitfire Ace of Aces…