Through Adversity to the Stars: the History of the RAF

David Alexander Smith

Yorkshire & Humber
Notice Period:
Regular (more than one month's notice)
Paid: £50 (Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire. Other areas a higher fee may apply)
23rd November 2019
Military History | Raf | Ww1 | Ww2

An exploration of why the RAF was created, how it was created and the role it has played over the last 100 years in defending Britain and its allies.

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About David Alexander Smith

I am a local historian and the former Local Studies Librarian for Hull City Council. As a volunteer I assist in the planning/running of the Heritage Open Days on behalf of Hull Bid. In addition to this I am the author of two books: Paull: an Illustrated History and Forgotten Hull 3. In 2020 I was awarded the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service to local history in the Birthday Honours List. Please note: currently I am only available to deliver talks evenings and weekends.

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