An ARP warden inspects the emblem on a grounded Heinkel bomber

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Date Photo Taken 2nd October 1940
Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​War_​9-1
Original Format Photo
Notes / History This was one of the numerous grounded enemy aircraft displayed throughout the country to rise funds for the RAF.

Members of the public paid a small fee to get a closer look at the plane and it's interior.

The emblem on the fuselage depicts a German eagle tearing at the head of a sorry looking British lion.

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