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Short film on RFC VC winner Lanoe Hawker just released


Writer/Director Daniel Arbon has released his proof-of-concept short video on RFC pilot Lanoe Hawker, who won the first Victoria Cross for aerial combat in 1915. It’s a wonderful story and the video was a joy to watch. Watch the trailer here. You can also purchase a Vimeo copy at their website:

The production was partly sponsored by the Great War Aviation Society, publishers of Cross and Cockade International journal.

David Fuller

Writer, historian and baseball guy. Also managing editor of the branch magazine, The Maple Leaf