🎧 The Life of a Navigator during World War Two with Arthur Spencer
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Arthur Spencer was a navigator during World War Two, completing two tours of operations with 97 Squadron at RAF Woodhall Spa and RAF Bourn. He was awarded the Légion d’Honneur for providing air support for the Resistance in Italy. Dan met him in his house to discuss the life during the war, the hardship of losing friends and whether he feels guilt about the bombings. Discover more history interviews and documentaries at History Hit TV. Producer: Natt Tapley Audio: Peter Curry
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