Don Bennett, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Don Bennett

Royal Air Force air marshals

Date of Birth: 14-Sep-1910

Place of Birth: Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Date of Death: 15-Sep-1986

Profession: politician, aircraft pilot

Nationality: United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Virgo


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About Don Bennett

  • Air Vice Marshal Donald Clifford Tyndall Bennett, (14 September 1910 – 15 September 1986) was an Australian aviation pioneer and bomber pilot who rose to be the youngest air vice marshal in the Royal Air Force.
  • He led the "Pathfinder Force" (No.
  • 8 Group RAF) from 1942 to the end of the Second World War in 1945.
  • He has been described as "one of the most brilliant technical airmen of his generation: an outstanding pilot, a superb navigator who was also capable of stripping a wireless set or overhauling an engine".

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