About Spitfire's 85th Anniversary Alan Smith Print
Things you may like to know.
Joining No. 616 Squadron as a sergeant pilot in January 1941, based at RAF Tangmere, Alan Smith flew the Spitfire under Wing Commander Douglas Bader and was selected as his wingman a role in which he was described as “a perfect number two”.
This Print celebrates the 85th anniversary of the maiden flight of the Spitfire.