Item BCA - 2017.373 - Obituary in The Guardian for Molly Rose OBE aged 95. ATA pilot in WWII

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Obituary in The Guardian for Molly Rose OBE aged 95. ATA pilot in WWII


  • November 19th 2016 (Creation)

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This is the obituary written in The Guardian newspaper on November 19th 2016 for Molly Rose who was 95. Molly was one of the few remaining female pilots who were in the ATA during WWII where she flew 38 different aircraft. She was the wife of Bernard Rose; they married December 23rd 1939; Bernard died in 1996. This obituary gives a good flavour of her life and that of Bernard. After the war they spent most of their married life living in Bampton. A very interesting interview with Molly is on YouTube https

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