John Gillespie Magee

John Gillespie Magee

June 09, 1922 – December 11, 1941

John Gillespie Magee the missionary, John Gillespie Magee Sr. John Magee (missionary) High Flight the 1957 British film High Flight (film)
John Gillespie Magee Jr. (9 June 1922 – 11 December 1941) was a World War II Anglo-American Royal Canadian Air Force fighter pilot and poet, who wrote the poem High Flight. He was killed in an accidental mid-air collision over England in 1941.