Discussions with German Pilots from World War II (Emergency)
Interviewed for MAOHP - 12/12/2016
Reference Code: IE_MA_MAC_006_MAOHP_012_C
Location(s): Faha Mountain
Tony Kearns, a civilian historian to the Irish Air Corps has spent over fifty years researching and writing about the organisation. Here, Tony discusses meeting German pilots and crews who had flown during World War II as part of his research. He refers to a German air craft commander who flew a plane that crash landed in Faha Mountain on the Dingle Peninsula and relates some of the conversations he had with the German Commander about actions he had been involved in.