Canadian Flight Lieutenant Howard Peter "Cowboy" Blatchford DFC of No. 257 Squadron RAF climbing out of his Hawker Hurricane Mark I at Martlesham Heath, Suffolk. (He was killed in action - 3 May 1943 aged
April 1940 Sgt Lionel S Pilkington, F/L Reginald E ‘Unlucky’ Lovett and F/O Newell 'Fanny’ Orton of No 73 Squadron RAF, standing by a Hawker Hurricane enjoying a brief respite from operations at Reims-Champagne, Bétheny, France - pin by Paolo Marzioli
This Hurricane served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the war, having been built in It now forms part of the Hangar 11 Collection. Looking fantastic now, after all these years, it was displayed wonderfully by Peter Teichman at Southport.