D-Day - 75 Stories: Squadron Leader Alec Cranswick

Squadron Leader Alec Cranswick was an experienced RAF pilot who had flown dozens of missions over enemy territory.

By June 1944, he was a family man, with a young wife and a baby on the way.

To tell Squadron Leader Cranswick’s D-Day story, here’s Harry Raffal, historian at the RAF Museum.

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