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F/L E. Graham led the squadrons eleven Spitfires into battle, attacking the formation from the flank, one section attacked the bombers, the remaining attacking the fighters.

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The first and last mass raid carried out by Luftflotte 5. Luftwaffe losses resulted in air crews naming the day “Black Thursday”.

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05.10hrs – Heinkel He 111 bombers of KG 27 prepare to take off for the first major assault on Britain

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