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Historical : RAF Last Updated: Apr 21st, 2015 - 23:52:06



Blenheim MkIV, Bristol. Shark mouth paint scheme
By Charlie Hugo
Jun 12, 2006, 14:15

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Blenheim MkIV, Bristol. Shark mouth paint scheme. From The collection of Charlie Hugo. Photo taken in North Africa.

Charlie Hugo


Another photo suggested by email. Sharkmouths on medium bombers are uncommon, particularly when as striking as that on this Blenheim Mk IV, Z9585, when used by 89 Squadron, a Beaufighter-equipped nightfighter unit, as a squadron `hack’ in the Mediterranean. Here it is some time between June and late October 1942. Original link www.hikokiwarplanes.com/competition_previous.php




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