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Designed in the middle thirties as a replacement for the Hawker bi-plane, the Fairey Battle was obsolete by the time war broke out in 1939. Suffered heavy losses.

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From June 1940 was restricted to bombing the channel ports before being withdrawn from front line duties to be used as trainers and for target towing

Picture courtesy of Karsten Schulze

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