SNIPER OF THE SKIES The Story of George Frederick “Screwball” Beurling DSO, DFC, DFM

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‘Screwball’ Beurling was a deadly Canadian fighter pilot with incredible eyesight, skill and deflection shooting capability. This biographical study serves as a tribute to one of the most successful and intriguing fighter pilots of the twentieth century. Beurling was recognised as “Canada’s most famous hero of Second World War”, as “The Falcon of Malta” and the “Knight of Malta”,having been credited with shooting down 27 Axis aircraft in just 14 days over the besieged Mediterranean island. Before the war ended his official total climbed to 31.

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