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The Spitfire of the seas rides again on board a remarkable WWII

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The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat

The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat

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Rescue & Target Towing Launch (RTTL) 2757, built in 1957, in the Grounds of the Royal Air Force Museum London, Hendon.

HSL 102's engines

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The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat

The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat

The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat

1946-1960 Raf Air Sea Rescue Launch & Wellington Bomber Sollum Egypt Reprint 7X5"

... Spitfire of the seas'. Officer's ward room on HSL 102

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The Spitfire of the seas rides again: on board a remarkable WWII rescue boat | Boating

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One of the Spitfires repainted for the film.

The World War II Spitfire replica is lifted on to a truck after it came off

German Second World War pilot Hugo Broch (right) making his maiden voyage in a

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Prototype E0234 (later designated W4050) under restoration at the de Havilland Museum.

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Mr Edwards flew the Spitfire during many of the battle scenes in the Battle of Britain

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Lt. Robert F. Doyle shaking hands with his wingman Ensign John F. Mudge after their return from a gunfire-spotting and strafing mission over Normandy.

Many of the aircrew were drawn from local squadrons where they had been brushing up their skills on Wirraways. Most converted to the Spitfire at 2 OTU.

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