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    Hi all,

    my apology for a little bit off topic request - for a good friend I am looking for photos of Shackletons:
    1. Shackletons MR.1/2 in white-grey camouflage of 120 Sq
    2. Shackletons MR.1/2 in extra dark seaa greay only of 38 Sq

    We have already seen thise which can be find by Google search an on Flickr.com, abpic.co.uk, etc.

    TIA

    Pavel
    Czechoslovak Airmen in the RAF 1940-1945
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    Hi Pavel,

    The Shackleton by Chris Ashworth, page 205...........photo of MR.1 VP262 of 120 Sqn in grey/white finish coded A-D.

    Photo credit is "via B Robertson". Who has Bruce Robertson collection nowadays is the question?
    regards
    Peter

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    Peter many thanks for look up! I will forward this info to friend of mine.
    I got an additional info of particular serials he may be looking for:

    Shackleton MR.1 120 Sqdn in original grey-white camouflage: VP259, VP266, VP267, VP265, WB844, WB846, WB854, WB853
    Shackleton MR.2 120 Sqdn in original grey-white camouflage: WL744, WL745, WL758, WR955.
    Shackleton MR.2 38 Sqdn in original grey-white camouflage Extra Dark Sea Grey overall: WL755, WL756, WL788, WL791, WL796, WL800, WL801, WR954, WR964, WR965.

    Pavel
    Czechoslovak Airmen in the RAF 1940-1945
    http://cz-raf.webnode.cz

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