Mary Ellis with a Spitfire at Biggin Airfield in Kent in 2015.  The Second World War pilot has died at the age of 101. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Mary Ellis (nee Wilkins) Born: February 2nd, 1917 Died: July 24th, 2018 In 1946, a book telling the story of the British Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA(...)