ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS FAR EAST 1941-1945 (CF 586) Ground crew of No. 110 Squadron RAF service the starboard engine of a de Havilland Mosquito FB Mark VI at Joari, India: (left to right), Leading Aircraftman E Crandon of Nechells, Birmingham, Corporal A G Jackson of Mickleover, Derbyshire, Leading Aircraftman G Simpson of Feltham, Middlesex and Aircraftman C N King of Tottenham, London.
Derbyshire royal Infirmary before being transferred to The Royal Derby
Sacajawea. Stolen, held captive, sold, eventually reunited the Shoshone Indians. She was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark in 1805-1806 with her husband Toussaint Charbonneau. She navigated carrying her son, Jean Baptiste, on her back. She traveled thousands of miles from the Dakotas the Pacific Ocean. The explorers, said she was cheerful, never complained, and proved to be invaluable. She served as an advisor, caretaker, and is legendary for her perseverance and resourcefulness.
ROYAL AIR FORCE AEROPLANE ARMAMENT EXPERIMENTAL ESTABLISHMENT 1939-1945 (CH 20694) Boeing Fortress Mark III, HB762 'H', of the A, over Cornwall while flying back to Boscombe Down, Wiltshire.
Battle of Britain, July-October 1940. The British Empire and its Commonwealth stand alone against Nazi Europe. Armourers load an RAF Hurricane with machine gun belts. Each of the Hurricane's eight .303 calibre machine guns received 300 rounds, enough for 15 seconds of firing.
Brewster Buffalo from the Belgian order, overbought by the British after the fall of Belgium
WAVES Aviation Machinist's Mates working on a SNJ training plane and its Pratt & Whitney R-1340 radial engine, Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 24 July 1943 (Source: United States National Archives)
AMERICAN AIRCRAFT RAF SERVICE 1939-1945 LOCKHEED L-214 L-414 HUDSON (ATP 10926B) Hudson Mark IV, AE628, on the ground at Eastleigh, Hampshire, following erection by Cunliffe Owen Aircraft Ltd. This aircraft served with Nos. 206 and 200 Squadrons RAF, and later with the Air Transport Auxiliary.
Cornelia Fort [1919-1943] Member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots [WASP] Witness to Pearl Harbor Attack First American female aviator killed in active duty
From the Altogether American licensed collection, this Air Force Special Operations Command Sign custom metal shape measures 15 inches by 15 inches and weighs in at 2 lb(s). This custom metal shape is