City of York to honour brave French WWII pilot

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Free French Forces fighter pilot Yves Mahé single-handedly cut short a massive Luftwaffe bombing raid over the city in April 1942.

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A wartime aircraft is to be towed into the centre of York to mark the devastating bombing of the city - and the lone French pilot who averted an even bigger disaster, reports The Northern Echo.