This is a very large section of airframe structure part of the main body of the aircraft this is part of the main spar will believe. This aluminium and metal section with is several parts still connected at one end has been cut away from a larger section but also has ripped and bent by the impact of the crash it still has some black and grey paintwork very clear to see on it the panel does have some dirt and muck on it from the recovery but very little as it has been very well cleaned and is perfect to display or any collection the size of the part is 24 inches long and 3 half inches wide. This airframe section was recovered from Messerschmitt 110 of 3/ZG26 work number 3113 the plane was shot down on the 3rd of September 1940 and crashed at Canewdon in Essex. A very nice part and rare such a large part from the famous battle of Britain and German Messerschmitt 110 and comes with 2xA5 laminated information sheets with crash and recovery photos in 1940 and in 1986.
Messerschmitt 110 of 3/ZG26 work number 3113 the plane was shot down at 11.18am on the 3rd of September 1940 over Essex.
This Messerschmitt 110 was shot down by Hurricanes of Number 17 Squadron R.A.F during an attack on North Weald aerodrome. The plane crashed at Pudsey Hall Farm, Canewdon, near Rayleigh in Essex. The crew, Oberfeldwebel Gerhard Winker and Gefreiter Oskar Weiler baled out unhurt. Originally the subject of a major excavation in 1975 by the London
Air Museum the site was re-excavated in August 1986 by local enthusiasts and a lot more wreckage was discovered.
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