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RAF Sargeant

This letter was submitted to Tribune by an RAF Sargeant before his departure on a mission. He was killed in action on May 2, 1943.

A Socialist Airman’s Farewell

On VE day, we republish a letter from a British socialist pilot who died fighting the Nazis – a sacrifice he made for a world free not only from fascism but poverty, oppression and ‘the evils inherent in the capitalist system.’