Arming a Hawker Sea Hurricane fighter on board HMS Indomitable. Operation Pedestal, 12th AUGUST 1942
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Gloster Hurricane cockpit colour ?
...I mean the tubular structure : silver dope or interior green for the first Gloster batch of 500 delivered ( especially the P2829, Exeter september 1940 ) ??? Until wich serial number the Hurricane have silver tubular paint ?...any idea ? Thanks for your help. O.
A Hawker Sea Hurricane being refueled on board HMS ARGUS.
THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR. A Hawker Sea Hurricane being refueled on board HMS ARGUS. Creator: Beadell, S J (Lt), Royal Navy official photographer. Source: © IWM (A 18870)
In order to combat attacks by long range Luftwaffe patrols on Atlantic convoys, some merchantmen were equipped with catapults that could launch a Hurricane as a deterrent against the raiders. This photo is believed to have been taken on the EMPIRE FAITH in the summer of 1941.
pics needed hurri with rockets/bombs
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