Spitfire shot down by Kriegsmarine anti-aircraft fire

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Spitfire shot down by Kriegsmarine anti-aircraft fire

Description

A Spitfire is crashing in a rural landscape. The aircraft is pictured in the act of disintegration and is in flames and trailing black smoke. The pilot has bailed out and his parachute has opened.

Label reads “243”; signed by the author; caption reads “6 MARZO 1945. ORE 11.30 “Spitfire” colpito da mitragliera della “Kriegsmarine” precitato [sic] al suolo a est di Carlino UD il pilota si è salvato con il paracadute.”

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One tempera on paper, pasted on mount board

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IBCC Digital Archive

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PFilliputtiA16010099

Citation

Angiolino Filiputti, “Spitfire shot down by Kriegsmarine anti-aircraft fire,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 18, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/188.

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