Spitfire BS456 1X in Northolt on 22 August 1943. This is the Polish pilot Flight Lieutenant Lew Kurylowicz hunter who was killed by a Focke-Wulf 190 near Rouen after himself down another FW-190. It was recovered unharmed after five days at sea in his dinghy:*BFD*
The last of the few...New book captures the last Spitfires in stunning air to air action. Soaring into the skies above the green and pleasant land they so spectacularly fought to defend 76 years ago, they are the last of the few airworthy Spitfires left.