This episode features the Fairey Barracuda and a new book on the aircraft by Naval Air Historian, Matt Willis. We also feature an interview with PO Anthony Johnson RN, a Telegraphist Air Gunner in the Barracuda who served at the end of WW2.

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  • 02.36 – The Fairey Barracuda – Matt Willis
  • 35.13 – PO Anthony Johnson RN
  • 16.33 – LT Derrik Armson RN reference
  • 22:27 – Outtake with A Johnson

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FAA Barracuda Group Picture – (Johnson – Front Row 3rd in from right)

The Fairey Barracuda by Matt Willis

Matt Willis

Matt Willis Non Fiction Books       

Barracuda Crew – Left to right Butler (Nav) Armson (Pilot) Johnson (TAG) – Copyright Pieter Johnson

DP872 Barracuda Restoration – Fleet Air Arm Museum

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Navy Wings

Farnborough Air Sciences Trust

The Aviation Historian

Wings Over New Zealand

Torpedo Director Box b (Copyright Matt Willis)

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