I never tire of reading about the exploits of Sqn Ldr Guy Gibson and the brave men of 617 Sqn.
I love their motto “after me, the flood”. It showed the world that Britain would not shy away from operation certain death heroics….to show people we were a force to reckon with.
Watch the Dam Busters film as the moment the Dams burst I feel so much pride still, and when the theme starts there is a lump in my throat and tears of pride
I grew up with real hero’s to admire.