George E. Stewart DFC joins The People's Mosquito

The People’s Mosquito is delighted to announce that former Mosquito pilot George Stewart has accepted an invitation to be come a TPM Affiliate. George, a Canadian, flew 50 Ops on Mosquito with No 23 Squadron between July-November 1944 – all by the time he was 21. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for this […]

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Mind-boggling Mossie Mysteries No.1

OK folks, here’s the first in our new series of Mosquito related questions entitled Mind-boggling Mossie Mysteries: Which air force that operated the Mosquito also flew the Focke-Wulf Fw190 and Lockheed F-16? Answer: The Turkish Air Force Well done to all those who answered correctly that it was the Turkish Air Force that has operated all three aircraft type. […]

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Happy New Year and Happy 1st Birthday TPM!

Happy New Year one and all! As many of you will be aware, we celebrated our first birthday a few days ago. As a bit of light end-of-year/start-of-year trivia, here are some interesting facts and figures from the first year of The People’s Mosquito. Our website had 51,000 views in 2012. That’s nearly a thousand views a […]

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PRESS RELEASE – Mosquito NF.36 restoration confirmed

PRESS RELEASE Issued: 15th March 2012 Unique Mosquito NF.36 Night-Fighter restoration confirmed The People’s Mosquito are very pleased to announce that an airframe for the restoration project has been confirmed. The remains of Mosquito NF.36 RL249, recovered in 2006, have been donated to the group. The remains include the all-important identity, along with several other […]

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Video is go!

News may have filtered out already but we are proud to announce the launch of the official TPM promotional video. It features some amazing colour footage shot in August 1944 by Flying Officer Brian Harris DFC, serving as a Mosquito Navigator with RAF 627 Sqn. The footage was kindly released to The People’s Mosquito for […]

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Facebook Group Soars

To celebrate getting the The People’s Mosquito Facebook supporters’ group over the 500 mark today, and well on the way to the magic first thousand, we have produced a poster for you to stick in your windows, in your car, and even on the works noticeboard. It’s available for download here  as an A3 PDF (8.6Mb) file which […]

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