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Old 16th Jun 2020, 18:18
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Originally Posted by Lingo Dan View Post
Unlike Keith Park, who was frequently out and about to the front-line stations in his Hurricane.
Park and Mallory were GROUP Commanders responsible for their squadrons.

Harris was a COMMAND Commander. His responsibility was for the Groups. Even 30 or more years later Group Commanders would make annual visits to their units and frequently fly with their crews. Where Command chiefs visited it was usually as a farewell trip around their Units before they retired.

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