Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XVIIIe
Photos taken at EAA Convention, Oshkosh, WI July 2000
These photos were taken by Steve Stohr
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Aircraft TP280, is a Spitfire FR Mk. XVIIIe, owned by Rudy Frasca, and is painted as flown by Sqn Ldr Wilfred Duncan-Smith, DSO, DFC of the 60 Squadron, in Malaya, in 1948. This action in Malaya, was the last time that the Spitfire fired its guns in anger. (Reference, "Spitfire, Flying Legend", by John Dibbs and Tony Holmes.