Canadian Spitfires in Normandy

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Click to enlarge image Spitfire LF Mk. IX serial no. MH779 KH-T from No. 403 Squadron RCAF being salvaged after a forced landing Here ...

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Spitfire LF Mk. IX serial no. MH779 KH-T from No. 403 Squadron RCAF being salvaged after a forced landing

Here is a set of photographs that show repair and maintenance work at Spitfires Mk. IX from RCAF fighter squadrons, around the time of D-Day. The photos are attributed to the collection of John Bradley (Canadian copyright has expired due to the photographs being taken more than 50 years ago).

Spitfire LF Mk. IXE serial no. MK304 Y2-K receiving an engine change in Normandy on 14 August 1944

Another 417 Squadron Spitfire, serial unknown

Unidentified RCAF Spitfire being serviced on 5 May 1944

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