Two Battle of Britain fighter pilots, Flight Lieutenant Brian Kingcome (left), commanding officer of No 92 Squadron RAF and Flying Officer Geoffrey Wellum, next to a Spitfire at RAF Biggin Hill, Kent, 1941. Photograph by Cecil Beaton. Imperial War Museum.
British troops take up positions in Belgium – World War II Today
We entrained about 5.15 a.m. in the morning and were given coffee by the family and had breakfast from the Company Cookhouse. The road was crowded with transport and proceeded at snail's pace most of the way. Fortunately no enemy bombing although the effects of yesterday's efforts could frequently be seen.
AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1939-1945: AVRO 683 LANCASTER.
ATP 11384B. Type 464 (Provisioning) Lancaster ED825/G at Boscombe Down Wiltshire during handling trials with the Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment