Sergt. John Hannah of the R.A.F., who is only eighteen years of age, has been awarded the V.C. in recognition of most-conspicuous bravery. Here is the official account of the deed which has won for hi
The official story of the heroic feat over Antwerp which won eighteen-year-old Sergeant Hannah of the R.A.F. his V.C. is given opposite. Here is his own account of the incident, making light both of h
Since Britain rose above the seas,
The seas have beaten on her shore,
An endless battery prolonged
For half a million years or more.
The waves at shingle, sand and chalk
Have clawed with endles
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