Spitfire Mk.VIII


1/32 Spitfire Mk VIII 457 Squadron, Morotai


by J.D. King

 

Serial No
A58-615
A/C type
Supermarine Spitfire Mk.VIIIc
Based at
457 Sqn Morotai
Scheme Standard Day Fighter – Ocean Gery and Dark Green over Medium Sea Grey combined with RAAF roundels and 457 Sharks Mouth markings.
History/Significance
Kit
Hasegawa VB and Paragon Mk VIII conversion
Reference

Donald Sommerville (ED), Osprey Modelling Manuals - 18 Supermarine Spitfire, Osprey Modelling, 2001.

Stewart Wilson, Spitfire, Mustang and Kittyhawk in Australian Service, Aerospace publications Pty Ltd, 1988.

Stewart Wilson, Sovereign Series – Spitfire, Aerospace publications Pty Ltd, 1999.

Robert Humphreys, The Supermarine Spitfire – a comprehensive guide for the modeller, Part 1: Merlin - Powered, SAM Publications, 2000.  

Jerry Scutts, Spitfire In Action, Squadron/Signals Publications, 1980

 


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