'Septic' Baird has just joined a front line RAF squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. This is the story of "The Few" and how they managed to fight off the might of the Luftwaffe despite overwhelming German air power. Written by
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The Group Captain - they didn't call him 'Tiger' for nothing ...
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The word "angels" in the title was Second World War RAF slang for altitude: "angels one five" refers to an altitude of 15,000 feet. See more
Jack Hawkins' Group Captain "Tiger" Small tests the fighter station guard by trying to bully his way past Peter Jones' sentry without showing his ID. Forcefully challenged by the sentry, the Group Captain shows his ID but it's upside down yet still gets the sentry's glanced approval. See more
Squadron Leader Barry Clinton
[When the enemy first bombs their airfield, and he embodies the attitude of the whole nation
This is where we learn to take it.
Closing credits: Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. See more
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