Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XVIIIe

Photos taken at EAA Convention, Oshkosh, WI  July 2000

These photos were taken by Steve Stohr

Steve Stohr is the proud owner of North American Hobbies online hobby shop.

 

Aircraft Overview:

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.

 

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