Canal, Wellington and Spitfire, C-47 and glider



Canal, Wellington and Spitfire, C-47 and glider


Top left an aerial vertical photograph of waterway junction with bridge. Canal or river runs from top left down towards bottom right. Splits into two branches towards the bottom. Right branch has road bridge crossing to the land between the two channels. A drainage ditch runs parallel to the right of river/canal.

Top right air-to-air view of front quarter of a Wellington with a Spitfire close astern breaking off to the right.

Bottom left a ground to air view of a glider being towed from right to left by a C-47 in the distance.

Bottom right a side on view of a C-47 facing right parked on the grass the other side of a taxiway. In the foreground bushes and to the right below the taxiway a group of people, one with a bicycle.



Four b/w photographs mounted on an album page


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