Turner, John Frayn

views updated

TURNER, John Frayn

TURNER, John Frayn. British, b. 1923. Genres: History, Biography. Career: Editor, R.A.F. Publicity, Ministry of Defence, 1963-73; Editor, Central Office of Information, London, 1973-84; Managing Ed, Brevet Publishing, 1984-86. Publications: Service Most Silent, 1955; VCs of the Royal Navy, 1956; Prisoner at Large, 1957; Hovering Angels, 1957; Periscope Patrol, 1957; Invasion '44, 1959; VCs of the Air, 1960; Battle Stations, 1960; Highly Explosive, 1961; The Blinding Flash, 1962; VCs of the Army, 1962; A Girl Called Johnnie, 1963; Famous Air Battles, 1963; British Aircraft of World War II, 1974; Destination Berchtesgaden, 1974; Famous Flights, 1978; American Aircraft of World War II, 1979; The Bader Wing, 1981; The Yanks Are Coming, 1983; Frank Sinatra, 1983; The Bader Tapes, 1986; The Good Spy Guide, 1988; Rupert Brooke: The Splendour and the Pain, 1992; Douglas Bader, 1995; The Battle of Britain, 1998; Fight for the Air, 2000; Fight for the Sea, 2001; Heroic Flights, 2003; VCs of the Second World War, 2004. Address: 16 Church St, Leatherhead, Surrey, England.

About this article

Turner, John Frayn

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article