Following the death of the author of Vol 1, Sir Walter Raleigh, H.A Jones took over the task of completing the history – a further five volumes of text plus one of appendices.
Volume Two tells the air story of the Gallipoli Campaign in 1915, and of the Western Front from the winter of 1914-15 to the end of the Battle of the Somme in November 1916, and of the naval operations in Home Waters to the end of 1916. It includes, also, the naval air operations from Dunkirk in 1915 and 1916 and the bombing operations from Luxeuil in the latter part of 1916. This volume incorporates the index of Volume 1 at the end of the book.
War in the Air.Being the Story of the part played in the Great War by the Royal Air Force. VOLUME TWO.
The second in the seven volume official history of the RAF in the Great War. Written by H.A. Jones, who took over after the death of Sir Walter Raleigh, author of Vol.1. this tells of the air operations of the 1915 Gallipoli campaign; of the Western Front in 1915/1916; and of naval air operations.