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John Gillespie Magee Jr. (9 June 1922 – 11 December 1941) was a World War II Anglo-American Royal Canadian Air Force fighter pilot and poet, who wrote the ...

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(A sonnet written by John Gillespie Magee, an American pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force in the Second World War. He came to Britain, flew in a Spitfire ...

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John Gillespie Magee Jr. was born in Shanghai, China to missionary parents. His father was American and his mother was British; Magee moved to England in ...

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John Gillespie Magee's biography and life story.John Gillespie Magee, Jr. was an American aviator and poet who died as a result of a mid-air collision over ...

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John Gillespie Magee, Jr. Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth, And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I've climbed, and joined the ...

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John Gillespie Magee, Jr., was born in Shanghai, China in 1922, the son of missionary parents, the Reverend and Mrs. John Gillespie Magee. His father was an ...

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Poet. Author of the poem, 'High Flight.' He was educated in England at Walmer in Kent and then at England's famous public school, Rugby . He was accepted for ...

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'High Flight'. Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I've climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth Of ...

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May 12, 2015 ... High Flight" was composed by Pilot Officer John Gillespie Magee Jr., an American serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force. He was born in ...