Darwin Spitfires & Rolls Royce Merlin Engines

Royal Air Force personnel in Darwin servicing 54 Squadron Spitfires in 1943 and 1945 (images AWM)

Royal Air Force personnel servicing the Rolls Royce Merlin engine of a RAF No.54 Supermarine Spitfire, Darwin, 1945.
Spitfire of 54 Squadron being rolled back under camouflaged parking bay. June 1943
No.54 Squadron Royal Air Force armourers replenishing ammunition in a Supermarine Spitfire. June 1943
HF radio equipment and operator, No.54 Squadron RAF.
Building fashioned from bush timber and canvas housing HF radio operations.
RAF 54 Squadron ground crew work on a Spitfire
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