Spitfire Mark I/II Aces 1939-41

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    Spitfire Mk Is and IIs served only briefly in the frontline with the RAF, but their pilots were responsible for achieving impressive scores against the Luftwaffe during 1940/41. This volume details the RAF's first aces of World War 2 who helped stem the German tide during Britain's struggle for survival in the bitter years between 1939 and 1941. Early-mark Spitfires were notorious for their light armament, overheating engines and short range, but during the dogfights over Dunkirk and south-east England, then the first tentative sweeps across France, many pilots achieved scores of note.

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    Format(s): Ebook - ISBN: 9781782006749
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    Listed in: c 1900 to c 2000, Second World War, Air forces & warfare
    Publisher: Osprey Publishing

    Books by Alfred Price

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