Obituaries

John William (“Jack”) Strain

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39275.677975.AD (Published 19 July 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:163
  1. Greg Strain

    Having started his working life in an architect's office, Jack Strain joined the Royal Air Force following the outbreak of war in 1939 and served with distinction. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal for an operation which involved photographing enemy positions in El Alamein, in North Africa, during which his aircraft's hatch was blown away. After flying bombing missions in the Middle East he …

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