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Author: Scott Lee

“It’s never too late to come back” just 300 of them

Flight Lieutenant Kenneth Leslie Lee. I knew I had seen one in my deceased mother’s jewellery box and after a quick search I had it in my hand. A Google search later and a cross reference with Dad’s service record and his remarkable story unfolded. Dad’s story: Flight Lieutenant Kenneth Leslie LEE – 41916 Dad, a customs officer from Tuakau, near Auckland, enlisted in February 1941, aged 19. In July he embarked for flight training school in Canada, gaining his wings as an RAF Pilot Officer later that year. After three more months of operational training in the U.K. he was sent to Egypt...

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