The D-Day Story Collection

leaflet

Scale silhouettes, photographs and oddentifications of well known British, American and German first - line aeroplanes.

An aircraft recognition/identification leaflet entitled 'Scale silhouettes, photographs and oddentifications of well known British, American and German first - line aeroplanes.', reprinted from 'The Aeroplane' and 'The Aeroplane Spotter' . As the titles states, it has photographs of the aircraft, silhouettes (from the front, side and beneath) and cartoons which exagerate each type's distinguishing features ('oddentification'). Date produced is probably around 1942-1943. They were designed to train Royal Observer Corps observers, but were not official testing documents.

Location: In store, can be viewed by appointment

height205mm
width105mm

Reference: 1985/35/14