Friday, May 25, 2012

Beaufighter! (Updated)

June 12 1942. Mission. To drop French flags on the Champs-Élysées for Bastille Day.

Painting by Mark Postlethwaite.
Scanned from the Beaufighter Special by Flypast Magazine. A real paper magazine on newsstands as we speak. All you could ever want to know about the Beaufighter.
Below: Story about the event from The Times. Nov 28 2012 

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