Lockheed Hudson of No.500 Squadron, Ghisonaccia Corsica

Lockheed Hudson of No.500 Squadron, Ghisonaccia Corsica

Here we see a Lockheed Hudson of No.500 Squadron at Ghisonaccia on Corsica. The aircraft was the first Allied aircraft to land on this airfield, arriving soon after the Germans pulled out. The single machine gun in the nose was installed by the squadron.

Picture taken - Sept 28th 1943, RAF 500 Squadron, Ghisonaccia Gare

This picture was sent to us by Andrew Bennet. His father, Frederick Arthur Bennett, was on the flight and can be seen standing in the centre of the picture.

'Copyright from The Bennett Collection

How to cite this article: Rickard, J & Bennett A (8 May 2013), Lockheed Hudson of No.500 Squadron, Ghisonaccia Corsica , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_500sqn_hudson_corsica.html

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