The Tilford Few

A number of Tilford families lost their loved ones in the air battles over the English Channel, know today as the Battle of Britain.

We remember here the "Tilford Few" who gave their lives to save England from invasion in 1940.

Read their stories below.

Sub Lieutenant

Ian Kestin

Flying Officer

Peter Crofts

Pilot Officer

John Lecky

Flight Lieutenant

Ian Donald

Flying Officer Peter Crofts:- A Local Hero