Photographs following the unveiling of the replica Spitfire at the Capel Battle of Britain Memorial in September last.

ROCA members nationally donated generously towards the cost of the Replica.


Spit 34 A - Robin Saunders, Chairman SK Branch talking with HRH Prince Michael of Kent and the Lord Lieutenant of Kent at the unveiling ceremony on Sep 16th.


Spit 38 B - HRH signing the visitors book at the Capel Memorial site.


Spit 43 A - general view of the replica Spitfire and Hurricane, the Hunting Lodge and the Biggin Hill Mast.


Spit 52 A - The replica Spitfire in the markings of Jeffrey Quill, Vickers Armstrong chief test pilot.

 
Spit 53 A - The replica Hurricane, placed in 2003, in the markings of Geoffrey Page whose idea it was to set up the national memorial at Capel.

Pictures supplied by Peter Bonell


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