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Navy Spitfire pilot, a D-Day Remembrance


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#51 JDK

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Posted 06 June 2019 - 07:47 AM

Great helmets! Thanks for sharing them.

 

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#52 pararaftanr2

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Posted 06 June 2019 - 09:15 AM

Thank you JD. Much appreciated.



#53 pararaftanr2

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Posted 06 June 2019 - 05:33 PM

Another image of Hammersmith while he was in England, with his fellow VCS-7 Spitfire pilots. He is in the front row, far left.

 

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#54 jerry_k

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 12:37 AM

Thanks for sharing it again. Great piece of history!

 

Cheers,

Jerry



#55 pararaftanr2

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 04:26 AM

Thank you Jerry, I know you appreciate it.

 

I've made a couple of recent additions to the display. One two dimensional and one three dimensional:

 

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#56 pararaftanr2

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 04:34 AM

Put together with Photoshop and framed:

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#57 jerry_k

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 05:40 AM

Well done Sir!



#58 pararaftanr2

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 08:07 AM

Thank you. I still need to clip the wings on the model though for better accuracy. It was purchased completed and added to the base.


Edited by pararaftanr2, 07 June 2019 - 08:08 AM.


#59 BlueBookGuy

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 10:43 AM

a formidable job as always Paul, even though that's virtually needless to say. But it's 100% right pointing it out.


Edited by BlueBookGuy, 07 June 2019 - 10:45 AM.


#60 pararaftanr2

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Posted 07 June 2019 - 03:48 PM

Thank you very much Franco! Nice to see you back again.



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Posted 08 June 2019 - 06:47 AM

Great stuff as always!



#62 pararaftanr2

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Posted 08 June 2019 - 08:13 PM

Thank you Jonathan!




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