THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 80th ANNIVERSARY
The film was released in the United States on 12 June 1943, but given the title of Spitfire. The USA had entered the war on December 8th 1941.
The 'Real' Battle of Britain players appearing as themselves.
Sqn Ldr B. Kingcome DFC Cranwell
Fg Off D. Fulford DFC Cranwell
Sqn Ldr A. C. Bartley DFC
Sqn Ldr P. I. Howard-Williams DFC Cranwell
Flt Lt T.W. Gillen
Flt Lt J. C. Robson DFC
Wg Cdr C. F. Currant DFC
Sqn Ldr F. J. Howell DFC & bar
Fg Off J. D. Bisdee DFC
Fg Off A.R.Wright DFC & bar Cranwell
Fg Off J. Quill
Fg Off J. Quill along with Tony Bartley performed the aerobatic flying sequences.
4 minute trailer
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