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Re: Blackbushe 75th Anniversary Airshow

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Yes, these markings are those of an aircraft flown by Lt George Hardy. His sevice continued right through to the Vietnam War and he retired as a Lt. Col in November 1971.

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Further research has shown that this aircraft is in fact is the genuine "Red Tail" item and at one time in its career wore the markings it currently carries. Remarkably it has never needed to be renovated and is entirely original.

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