RAF No 66 Squadron Crest
RAF No 66 Squadron

RAF No 66 Squadron Spitfire photographs

Aircrew RAF 66Sqn Flight Lieutenant Jimmy Corbin 01

Artwork Wiki Spitfire MkIa RAF 66Sqn LZ F PO Crelin Bodie X4321 Kenley 1940 0A

Spitfire MkIa RAF 66Sqn LZN R6800 Hugh Reiley shot down by JG51 over Sevenoaks Oct 17 1940

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn LZ-N R6800 American volunteer, Plt/Off Hugh W Reilley based in Gravesend was on patrol over Westerham Kent when he was shot down by Kommodore Maj Werner Molders JG51 and crashed on Crockham Hill, near Sevenoaks Oct 17 1940

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Spitfire MkIa RAF 66Sqn RBV K9987 England 1940 01

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn LZN Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh R6800 at Gravesend Sep 1940 IWM HU104503

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn LZN Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh R6800 at Gravesend Sep 1940 IWM HU104503

Supermarine Spitfire Mk I R6800 LZ-N, flown by the CO of No. 66 Squadron, Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh, running up its engine at Gravesend, September 1940.

Imperial War Museum IWM HU 104503 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205230029

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn LZN Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh R6800 at Gravesend Sep 1940 IWM HU104504

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn LZN Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh R6800 at Gravesend Sep 1940 IWM HU104504

The CO of No. 66 Squadron, Sqn Ldr Rupert Leigh, climbs into his Spitfire Mk I, R6800 LZ-N, at Gravesend, September 1940.

Imperial War Museum IWM HU 104504 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205230030

Spitfire MkI RAF 66Sqn PJC King KIA parachute failed to open sd off Hoo Marina Thames Estuary Kent Sep 1940 01

Spitfire MkIXs RAF 66Sqn based at Bognor Regis Sussex 1944 IWM CL108

Spitfire MkIXs RAF 66Sqn based at Bognor Regis Sussex 1944 IWM CL108

Supermarine Spitfires Mark IXs of No. 66 Squadron RAF based at Bognor Regis, Sussex, flying to Normandy to provide a cover patrol over the beachhead. The aircraft mounted two patrols, between which they refuelled at an advanced landing ground in France (note the long-range fuel tanks under the fuselage), before returning to their base airfield.

Imperial War Museum IWM CL 108 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205023035

Spitfire RAF 66Sqn LZP Stevens P7787 sd by JG52 nr Groede 1POW 12th Aug 1941 NIOD

Spitfire RAF 66Sqn LZP Stevens P7787 sd by JG52 nr Groede 1POW 12th Aug 1941 NIOD2

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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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