501 Squadron Crest
RAF No 451 Squadron

RAF No 451 Squadron Spitfire photographs

Spitfire MkIIa RAF 501Sqn SD P7378 between May to Dec 1941

Spitfire MkI RAF 501Sqn Ginger Lacey at Colerne Wiltshire 1940 IWM CH2793

Spitfire MkI RAF 501Sqn Ginger Lacey at Colerne Wiltshire 1940 IWM CH2793

Flight-Lieutenant J H "Ginger" Lacey of No. 501 Squadron RAF, in the cockpit of his Supermarine Spitfire Mark I at Colerne, Wiltshire. At this time, Lacey had been credited with 23 victories, gained over France and the United Kingdom between May and October 1940. He became a flight commander shortly after this photograph was taken, and after a period as a test pilot and instructor, was posted to the Far East, where he commanded No. 17 Squadron RAF. His final victory score was 28.

Imperial War Museum IWM CH 2793 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205210068

Spitfire MkI RAF 501Sqn SD formation over England 1941 01

Spitfire MkVb RAF 501Sqn SDE Shaw AA837 force landed St Lo France 4th Nov 1941 01

Spitfire MkVb RAF 501Sqn SDJ DC Fairbanks X4272 Friston June 1944 0A

Spitfire MkVb RAF 501Sqn SDP Px332 Friston Jun 1944 0

Spitfire MkVb RAF 501Sqn SDQ BM593 Dec 1944 0A

Spitfire MkVb RAF 501Sqn SDZ BL681 Dec 1943 0A

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    Magazine References: +

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/

    Web References: +

  • History of RAF Organisation: http://www.rafweb.org
  • History of RAAF: http://www.airpages.ru/eng/ot/raaf_01.shtml
  • Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/


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