THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

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  • A 7977
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A Fairey Fulmar with its wings folded being silhouetted by the early morning sun on the flight deck of HMS VICTORIOUS whilst the aircraft is being ranged and warmed up prior to take off for flying exercises out of Scapa Flow. A Fairey Albacore, again with its wings folded can be seen at the far end of the deck.

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