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'Amanda' Steele-Stebbing

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Pilot Officer Steele-Stebbing was a replacement pilot posted to the reformed Hornet Squadron after the evacuation from France.[1] He received his nickname from Cattermole, who had met the new pilot's cousin Amanda before the war.

NovelEdit

When Steele-Stebbing joined the squadron, 'Skull' Skelton stated that the young man was attempting to escape his father, who was an undergraduate with Skull.[2]

During the 7th September air raid, Steele-Stebbing was Yellow Two, serving as Moggy's wingman.[3] Seconds after Hornet Squadron engaged the bombers at 16,000ft, a burst of gunfire shredded the cockpit of Steele-Stebbing's aircraft and severed his left arm below the elbow. [4] After leveling out at 3,000ft, Steel-Stebbing lost consciousness and crashed into the face of the South Downs. [5]

MiniseriesEdit

During the discusion about a possible German invasion, one of the other pilots remarks that the Germans would put 'Moggy' in Wormwood Scrubs, prompting Steele-Stebbing to state that the idea would get his vote.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Piece of Cake Page 464
  2. Piece of Cake Page 476
  3. Piece of Cake Page 660
  4. Piece of Cake Page 661
  5. Piece of Cake Pages 662-663
  6. Piece of Cake (TV) Episode 6 (August 1940)

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