John Nichol is a former RAF flight lieutenant whose Tornado bomber was shot down on a mission over Iraq during the first Gulf War in 1991. He was captured and made a prisoner of war. He is the bestselling co-author of `Tornado Down' and also `The Last Escape', and `Tail-end Charlies'. He is also a journalist and widely quoted military commentator.
`A truly epic tale of courage and sacrifice - an intensely moving epitaph to the men of Bomber Command' ANDY McNAB `Full of poignant episodes ... A fitting tribute to the raw courage of these young men' Daily Express