Most Decorated Royal Navy Pilot Capt Eric “Winkle” Brown Has Died After A Short Illness

Posted on February 22, 2016

The Scottish-born airman was the Royal Navy’s most decorated pilot and held three world records, including flying the greatest number of different types of aircraft, at 487. Cant Brown flew fighter aircraft during World War Two and questioned several senior Nazis at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, which was liberated by the British Army in April 1945.

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