RAF hero Leslie Temple dies aged 93
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RAF hero Leslie Temple dies aged 93

Tributes paid to Second World War fighter pilot who passed away on Sunday

Leslie Temple with former Prime Minister David Cameron
Leslie Temple with former Prime Minister David Cameron

Tributes were paid this week to a renowned Second World War fighter pilot who died on Sunday, aged 93.

War hero Leslie Temple, who was a resident of Limewood Court in Redbridge and chairman of the Ilford branch of AJEX for many years, flew 30 operations from RAF Ludford Magna in Lincolnshire.

Son-in-law  Robert Simon said: “Leslie was an active member of the Jewish community and was widely known and well-liked by all who met him. He was a much-loved father, father-in-law and grandfather and will be sorely missed.”

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