This is a very rare and very large aluminium airframe panel so unusual to get this size panel from battle of Britain German bomber. The panel is covered in a lot of its original black paintwork and all very clear to see the panel does have some dirt on it still but not very much it has been very well cleaned and has a lot of original colour it is in nice solid condition it has ripped and bent by the impact of the crash but is perfect for display or any collection it is 26 inches long by 7 inches wide in size. The part comes from German Messerschmitt 110 from stab 2/Zerstorergeschwader 26 work number 3309 shot down on the 2nd of September 1940 and crashed near the village of Birling in Kent. A very rare airframe panel from the famous battle of Britain and German Messerschmitt 110 that took part in it. The panel comes with a A5 laminated information sheet with pictures.
Messerschmitt 110 from 2/ZG26 work number 3309, coded U8 + DK, shot down on the 2nd of September 1940.
The plane was on a combat mission over Kent. The aircraft crashed in to White horse Woods near to Birling in Kent. Crewmen Feldwebel Schuetz was killed and Gefreiter Steuwe bailed out and was captured wounded. The Messerschmitt 110 was shot down by Sergeant Bill Rolls of 72 Squadron flying out of RAF Biggin Hill he survived the war and won the DFC,DFM,AE he died in July 1988.
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