• Most aircrew were very superstitious

    Ronald Davis
  • The smoke is made from cat hair

    Barry Love
  • I got home just in time to get married

    Darren Priday
  • The engine was on fire as it made its final approach

    David Cunningham
  • The family called him "Fatty"

    Douglas Wilks
  • Even Hitler stopped for Christmas

    Martin Lang
  • I could have been an RAF brat

    Geoffrey Wake
  • I was boxing three or four times a week

    Peter Keane
  • No Parachute

    Richard Roberts
  • Almost uniquely, the whole crew survived the war

    Peter Wright
  • No-one had jumped from 40,000 ft before

    Peter Keane
  • I had no intention of becoming a chef

    Peter Keane