D-Day Victory! Johnnie Johnson’s “Beer truck” Spitfire Mk.IX

Hello! This week has given a wonderful break from the day job and I have immersed myself in my obsession with Spitfire's! A recent visit to Flying Legend's at Duxford was spectacular! Seeing so many warbirds in one place set my heart on fire! Upon returning home my studio went into overdrive building and researching Spitfire's! …

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FIRST LIGHT: Flying Officer Geoffrey Wellum DFC and Spitfire K9998 in the summer of 1940.

In my last post we saw the completion of my commission build Spitfire, Geoffrey Wellum's K9998. Now the Spitfire has been enhanced by posing it in a typical scene from the Battle of Britain-A lone Spitfire Mk.Ia with its pilot being greeted by the venerable RAF Flight Sgt.  Now I have the model, scenery and …

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