CAMERA GUN RECORDS HMS ARK ROYAL FIGHTER'S VICTORY. 1941, THE CAMERA GUN PICTURES WERE TAKEN BY ONE OF THE FIGHTERS FROM HMS ARK ROYAL DURING COMBAT WITH TWO ITALIAN SAVOIA 79 TORPEDO BOMBERS, WHICH WERE ATTACKING A LARGE BRITISH CONVOY IN THE MEDITERRANEAN.

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The pictures show hits on both planes, and one bursting into flames just before it crashed.

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