June 6th 1944 marked the beginning of Operation Overlord and the Battle of Normandy, with a colossal airborne offensive providing air support for the naval invasion force. Black and white recognition stripes hastily painted on allied aircraft minimised the risk of ‘friendly fire’ incidents.
- Bachmann Exclusive D-Day Limited Edition
- D-Day invasion stripes worn by Spitfire Mk V AB910 SH-F from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
- 1:72 scale pre-painted and assembled plastic model, paint and glue not required from Easy Model