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The Conversation Hour podcast

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On the Conversation Hour, you'll get to know great Australian and international guests as they share their stories with Jon Faine.

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Tales of rescue on the high sea

May 19th, 2015

Episode 183 of 602 episodes

At 17, Jerry Grayson was the youngest pilot in British Royal Navy. Over the next 8 years he would also become its most decorated after playing a central role in rescuing sailors caught in the disastrous 1979 Fastnet yacht race disaster. Now he's written a book about his time as a rescue pilot.

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