Spitfire Scamble 14-7-18

We pitched our gazebo on Friday evening in readiness for us to set up the artefacts for the display on Saturday morning. We were exhibiting for the second year in a row at The Spitfire Scramble 24-hour endurance race, held in and around the Hornchurch Country Park, formerly the Hornchurch aerodrome. Our fascinating display of …

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Pilot Officer Penketh

PILOT OFFICER PENKETH HORNCHURCH 603 AND 266 SQN CRASHED SPITFIRE Members of the Hornchurch Aerodrome Historical Society went to the Pathfinder museum at RAF Wyton near St. Ives in Cambridgeshire, on Sunday 13th May to collect various pieces of Spitfire X4593, which have been kindly donated to our society by the museum. The museum is …

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