A naive young officer straight from school arrives on the Western front to fight the air war against the Germans. However, the life expectancy of green pilots is not very good. Written by
Orde Saunders <ODS101@York.ac.uk>
High above the trenches 14 days is a long life...This is the 15th day!
Did You Know?
The pilots sing a song "A handsome young pilot lay dying ...". This is based on 'The Old Stable Jacket' or 'Tarpaulin Jacket' (words by G. J. Whyte-Melville, music by Charles Coote). See more
Sinclair informs Croft that Gresham uses a Nieuport "that he swears by", but every time we see Gresham aloft he is flying an SE5 like the rest of the squadron. See more
Mess Corporal Bennett
[as the pilots set off early in the morning on a dangerous mission
How many for breakfast? Any of them?
Remake of Journey's End
Under the Bridges of Paris
Written by Vincent Scotto
and Jean Rodor
English Lyrics by Dorcas Cochran See more