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Hawker Typhoon NZ squadron

"Amazed how many colour photos there are of Tiffys" KB Pilots of 257 Squadron RAF, based at Warmwell, Dorset, England, pose in front of a Typhoon - August 1943

Dr. Ernst Gadermann un personaje extraordinario volo 850 misiones de combate junto a Rudell hasta que finalizo la guerra .Era el medico del campo aereo,y en el vuelo en el que rudell es herido en una pierna le salva la vida brindandole los primeros auxilios en vuelo y lo ayuda a aterrizar el stuka y asi evitaron estrellarse.Despues de la guerra fue un afamado cardiologo que tuvo mucho que ver en la invencion del electrocardiograma.Y lo loco de la vida es que murio en 1981 de un ataque…

Dr. Ernst Gadermann un personaje extraordinario volo 850 misiones de combate junto a Rudell hasta que finalizo la guerra .Era el medico del campo aereo,y en el vuelo en el que rudell es herido en una pierna le salva la vida brindandole los primeros auxilios en vuelo y lo ayuda a aterrizar el stuka y asi evitaron estrellarse.Despues de la guerra fue un afamado cardiologo que tuvo mucho que ver en la invencion del electrocardiograma.Y lo loco de la vida es que murio en 1981 de un ataque…

Spit Pilot, North Africa?

A pilot of No 417 Squadron RCAF climbs into the cockpit of his Spitfire Mk Vb at Goubrine, Tunisia, in April At the time, the squadron was the only Canadian fighter unit in the Mediterranean theatre, equipped with Spitfire Mk Vb and Mk Vc fighters.

Battle of Britain pilot Neville Duke, who later broke the World Air Speed record, pictured with his Spitfire at RAF Biggin Hill in 1941

gnossienne: “ Flying Officer Neville Duke of No 92 (East India) Squadron. Duke was a Battle of Britain pilot and is pictured here with his Spitfire at RAF Biggin Hill in After the war, Duke.

Pilot Officer Henri Albert Picard (Nº 87693) of No. 350 (Belgian) Squadron, on the wing of his Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb "Luvungi" MN-S at Kenley, London. July 1942 Attached to the Belgian 350 Squadron, destroyed 7 German planes for certain and one probably, and in addition damaged a dozen others. One of the men who join The 'Great Escape' from Stalag Luft III, there 76 successful escapees of which 73 were recaptured and 50 executed.see more @ FB WW2 colourised photos(© IWM CH 6356)

Pilot Officer Henri Albert Picard (Nº of No. 350 (Belgian) Squadron, on the wing of his Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb "Luvungi" MN-S at Kenley, London.

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GUY GIBSON'S CREW Wing Commander Guy Penrose Gibson VC with his crew that formed part of 617(Dambuster) Sqn. in July 1943. Along with Gibson are: Bomb Aimer, Pilot officer P.M Spafford. Wireless Operator, Flight Lieutenant Reg Hutchinson. Air Gunner, Pilot Officer G.A. Deering Air Gunner, Flight Officer HT Taerum.

Wing Commander Guy Gibson, Commander of 617 Squadron RAF ("The Dambusters") with his crew at their base at RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire, England (July