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I an ex member of both 7 and 8 Squadron's of the Rhodesian war spending most of my operational time on Seven Squadron as a K Car gunner. I was credited for shooting down a fixed wing aircraft from a K Car on the 9 August 1979. This blog is from articles for research on a book which I HAVE HANDED THIS MANUSCRIPT OVER TO MIMI CAWOOD WHO WILL BE HANDLING THE PUBLICATION OF THE BOOK OF WHICH THERE WILL BE VERY LIMITED COPIES AVAILABLE Contact her on yebomimi@gmail.com The latest news is that the Editing is now done and we can expect to start sales and deliveries by the end of April 2011

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Wednesday, July 2, 2008


Rob Nelson was killed in action

on May 17 -1977 in Gokwe flying with Roger Watt -the story of my best friend Rob's death is recorded in my book Choppertech- Rob's brother Kevin was also killed in action on an extenal operation into Mocambique. This page is dedicated to thier memory. Rest in Peace my friends.

I would be grateful if anyone could e mail me a photograph of Kevin Nelson

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I welcome comments from everyone on my book Choppertech.
I am interested especially on hearing from former ZANLA and ZIPRA combatants who also have thier story to tell.