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September 4, 2008

Spitfire vs Hurricane

SPITFIRE vs HURRICANE Contrary to popular belief, it was the Hurricane, not the Spitfire that saved Britain during the dark days of 1940. The turn-around time (re-arm, refuel etc.) for...

July 10, 2008

World War II History for July 10

Today in WW II History World War II History for July 10 1940 – The 114-day Battle of Britain began during World War II. On this day in 1940, the...

June 25, 2008

Spitfire Found in UK Council Basement

Spitfire Found in Council Basement 23/06/2008 – Fylde Borough Council We all have hidden gems lurking in our basements or attics but Fylde Council were pleasantly surprised to find documentation...