"A BURNT SACRIFICE", the all too brief life of Clive Halse

: Satchwell (K.)

R 95.00
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166pp., illus., paperback, Port Alfred, 2016


Records the life of Clive Harold Halse, who grew up in the Eastern Cape. In 1914 he signed up and served with Cullinan's Horse in German South West Africa before training with the Royal Flying Corps and qualifying as a pilot. A lieutenant of No 70 Squadron, he was shot down on his first reconnaissance mission to Cambrai in France on 24 April 1917.