John Bridges (S57-66) will be signing copies of his new book by Poppyland Publishing at Parham Airfield Museum (IP13 9AF), on Saturday 25th November between 13.00 and 15.00. The front cover is a painting of a Doodlebug passing over Parham airfield, based on a rare colour photograph of the time.
The title of the book is Doodlebugs and Rockets, Norfolk and Suffolk, 1944 to 1945 and comprises 13 chapters, 9 appendices, 6 maps and many photographs which explore the impact of the new ‘Vengeance Weapons’ on Norfolk and Suffolk, and the significant part played by local forces in combating them. Click here for brief details.
If you are able to attend, he looks forward to seeing you there. If you are unable to do so, the book can be obtained from the Poppyland website www.poppyland.co.uk from 25th November, price £10.95 plus £4 UK post and packing, or from local bookshops.