Aeronautical Miscellaneous
Stock No. 4814
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Spitfire X 4237 Crash Relics - Click for the bigger picture

Spitfire X 4237 Crash Relics

On mounted display board with a cut out picture of a similar aircraft. Spitfire X 4237 was shot down by a ME 109 on 27.09.40. The pilot Sgt. D. Cox bailed out and his aircraft crashed at Wye Court Farm. The site was officially excavated in 1974. The mounted relics include a.303 bullet head, some shards of glass probably from the armoured screen and a damaged bearing. Board measures 9" x 6" (23cm x 15cm).