Supermarine Spitfire

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  1. Snautzer01

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    RATO take off.

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    Spitfire XIV, Melsbroeck Belgium December 1944

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    Spitfire Mk IX

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    Nice shots! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Lordy! Sphincter tightening stuff!
     
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    Spitfire Mk-VIII on Borneo 1945. Sepingang Airfield, Balikpapan in July 1945. The aircraft belonged to the RAAF's 452 Squadron.
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    Good shots!
     
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    I just uploaded a whole bunch of Squadron 452 pictures to an album. My grandpa is W/O John Shoesmith flew in Sqd 85 and 452 between 43 and 45.
     
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    #18 Crimea_River, Jan 21, 2017
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    Some good shots there. Thanks for posting them.

    Any idea what is the aircraft in the photo tagged 0011?
     
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    Australian Boomerang perhaps? He flew one in WA early on. I'll ask him.
     
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    Yeah, I think you nailed it. I didn't recognize the curved canopy frame and large exhaust but the Boomerag features those. Thanks!
     
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