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For the Fabulous Forties. The Battle of Britain is commemorated each year in the UK on September 15th. In addition to 2341 British airmen that participated in the battle, there were some 595 non-British pilots that joined the RAF and fought. (It is estimated that by the commemoration in 2010 their numbers were down to 90 remaining veterans)

Comments for this scrapbook page:
dorsetkarri58 says:
Your pages are always a pleasure to view, Mike! These fantastic images are so subtly tinted and blended, love the touch with the newspaper too..and I enjoyed reading the facts in your description!
May 14, 2012
Sk8tingmom says:
What a fabulous historic page! My dad's plane went down in WWII when I was only a year old.
May 12, 2012
dragonfly66 Gracie says:
They were all so brave...Wonderful page x x
May 11, 2012
kate- says:
Fantastic Page. Love the news clippings overlayed over the map. Great page for the 40's.. :)
May 11, 2012
Granny Franny says:
This is awesome Mike, with the map of the UK and the newspapers along with the plane blended in to beautifully! My hubby's Mom lived through a bombing in I think it was Sandringham (?) she sent pictures to us of their place...it must have been horrendous! Your page is so well done!
May 10, 2012
shannonsnan says:
fantastic layout - really love thepage
May 10, 2012
svea1 says:
Great page.
May 9, 2012
Grandma G says:
Superb challenge page...!!
May 9, 2012
Grandma M says:
your page and journalling is perfect for the challenge - thank you for sharing xx
May 9, 2012
Algera says:
Really Beautiful Historic page. Love how you have created this page x
May 9, 2012
Pelle says:
A superb 40's page in every way!!
May 9, 2012
sugarpops says:
Amazing 40s page Mike!!

May 9, 2012
coppertop says:
Absolutely superb 40s page, I love your layout, brings it to life, thankyou so much for your kind words
May 9, 2012
debra 112233 says:
Love this page, the colours are fantastic and your layout perfect....well done!!
May 9, 2012
LadynRed_44 says:
Fantastic Scrap!
May 8, 2012
zanthia says:
Beautiful page!
May 8, 2012
ShellandShilo says:
Awesome page you put a lot of heartfelt creative thoughts into it I love your backgrounds and images very cool and thank you for taking the time to tell us about the battle of Britain very interesting.
May 8, 2012
MaryWonder says:
Wow this is a superb 40's page. Love your imagery & the page curl
May 8, 2012
Scrapaholic Sherry says:
WOW, awesome 40s page Mike!!
May 8, 2012
China Doll says:
Wonderful historical layout. Amazing all the things that happened during that time...I wish I had my dad's stories from his time in England during the war, but he never talked about it.
May 8, 2012
Lori47 says:
Airplanes sure made a difference during wartime or not. Spectacular layout and thank you for the information!!!
May 8, 2012
cinza says:
Great LO
May 8, 2012
lady wolf known as Krystal says:
Terrific challenge page truly awesome, loving it,xxx
May 8, 2012
inkyD says:
Amazing forties page full of poignancy Mike. Beautiful blending of the elements with great historical references by the inculusion of the newspapers and map. I like the photo of the grounded planes with the opposing aerial view. Your layering adds importance to the overall page and your wordart is just perfect. Great storytelling and reportage Mike!
May 8, 2012
Crowdfollower says:
An incredible page - such a talented piece of work x
May 8, 2012
sandiehc says:
fab scrap, great effects xxx
May 8, 2012
woodnymph says:
What a super scrap great work xxx
May 8, 2012
LindaBlunk says:
Wow Mike, this is an incrediable 40s scrap! The tinting is perfect and love the newspaper print and map in the background. Thanks for the interesting info about the scrap!
May 8, 2012
savannah's grand mawmaw says:
wonderful page 10+10
May 8, 2012
valrushton says:
Great page for the challenge!
May 8, 2012
Melx Kyleca says:
Wonderful scrap challenge page just love it Stay lucky Mike!! :-}
May 8, 2012
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