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In late 1937, Air Commodore Trafford Leigh-Mallory took up what was his first senior command as Air Officer Commanding (AOC) No. 12 Group. This job assignment came at a time in Leigh-Mallory’s career after the RAF had nurtured him to take up such a position. 1,486 more words
A Spitfire "Not Looking Her Best", RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Hangar, RAF Coningsby, 26/02/15.
If you are lucky enough to visit the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s visitor centre at RAF Coningsby and you pay to go on the hangar tour, as I did, you will more than likely see the aircraft of the Battle of Britain in a whole new light, for example I had never seen the petrol tank from a Spitfire before. 136 more words