Battle of Britain

Challenge #24 in the The sky is the limit series. Hosted by alex326.
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"Never was so much owed by so many to so few" - Winston Churchill. Upload a picture related to the famous Battle of Britain - the first major campaign to be fought entirely by air forces in 1940. Both sides, British and German can be represented: people, aircraft, places, memorials.
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Arthur William Clarke KIA 11th September 1940, aged 20
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Came across this poignant roadside memorial driving back from Dungeness. Pilot Officer Clarke's remains are still in the plane, buried in the marsh from the impact, at the request of his family:-
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Submitted: Wednesday, 27th February, 2013 09:38 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 1st July, 2012
Focal length: 24 mm
Shutter speed: 1/20 sec
Aperture: F16
ISO: 100
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