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Jim Wallwork RIP

Jim Wallwork DFM, glider pilot who took element in the famed Pegasus Bridge Coup de Major on June six 1944 has died aged 93 at his house in Vancouver, Canada. Wallwork is often referred to as the &quotfirst allied soldier in France on D-Day&quot as when he landed his Horsa glider the impact was great sufficient to catapult him and co-pilot John Ainsworth via the cabin and onto the field under. For much more specifics of Jim’s life, and passing see&nbsphere

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