About Denys Gillam
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The original signature of a highly decorated Battle of Britain Hurricane pilot, Squadron Commander and Wing Leader who flew operationally throughout WWII.
Dennis Gillam saw action in France and over Dunkirk flying Hurricanes with 616 Squadron. In the Battle of Britain his squadron destroyed six JU87 Stukas on a single day. Among Gillam’s many combat successes was the fastest air victory of the war. Gillam later commanded 615 Sqn then the first Typhoon Wing, taking part in the D-Day landings and the drive across Europe.