Joined: 8:00 AM - May 29, 2015

10:28 AM - Sep 28, 2018 #251

Nice builds posted recently!
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Joined: 6:55 PM - Apr 30, 2015

8:29 PM - Oct 09, 2018 #252

Hawker Typhoon Ib (01027)

Hawker Typhoon Ib, EJ906, 451 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force.
Flown from El Daba, Egypt during 1943


One of three Typhoons sent to Egypt for trials, the other two being R8891 and DN323.


EJ906 was finally Struck Off Charge on 1st February 1944 due to lack of spares.
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8:30 PM - Oct 09, 2018 #253

Supermarine Spitfire Vb, ER228 of 145 Squadron.
Flown by Flight Lieutenant John Taylor from Ben Gardane, Tunisia during 1943.


Taylor was one of the leading Spitfire pilots of the Western Desert.
Having made 'ace' in February 1943 he claimed his eighth victory in ER228 on 7th March.


ER228 moved to 73 and 253 Sqns before moving to 73 OTU. The aircraft was written off on 20th July 1945 when the engine cut during take-off.
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6:04 AM - Oct 10, 2018 #254

Super looking Spit and Typhoon Ian👍👍
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Joined: 11:55 AM - Mar 29, 2015

4:21 PM - Oct 10, 2018 #255

Good additions Ian
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Joined: 12:50 PM - Mar 29, 2015

10:49 AM - Yesterday #256

Excellent as always Ian
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