Sidney Cotton: The Last Plane Out Of Berlin

Sidney Cotton The Last Plane Out Of Berlin Sidney Cotton was a pilot a businessman who was decidedly shady and a spy He was born in western Queensland in and even as a boy designed cars and planes He served in the RAF in the latter part

  • Title: Sidney Cotton: The Last Plane Out Of Berlin
  • Author: Jeff Watson
  • ISBN: 9780733615160
  • Page: 495
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Sidney Cotton was a pilot, a businessman who was decidedly shady and a spy He was born in western Queensland in 1896, and even as a boy designed cars and planes He served in the RAF in the latter part of World War I He later went into business in the UK aviation and photography and always operated very close to the edge Various businesses went broke under him bSidney Cotton was a pilot, a businessman who was decidedly shady and a spy He was born in western Queensland in 1896, and even as a boy designed cars and planes He served in the RAF in the latter part of World War I He later went into business in the UK aviation and photography and always operated very close to the edge Various businesses went broke under him but he always walked away There were also suggestions that he was involved in society blackmail in London the 1930s matters, and was recruited by MI6 He had extensive business contacts in Germany, and frequently used these trips for aerial photography He later fell out with the RAF and the security establishment but he will always be remembered as the man who flew the last civilian plane out of Berlin before the declaration of war guns to Hyderabad in India His business life remained varied He died a poor man but still surrounded by mystery.

    One thought on “Sidney Cotton: The Last Plane Out Of Berlin”

    1. A very interesting character, but so much remains unsaid. Really, it is only part of his story with much more that is hidden. The book itself is badly written and if it was proofread it was a poor job.

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