Wing section of Messerschmitt 109


Ref. No.: PHS3
Date of Photo: 1941.

This photograph shows the wing section of a Messerschmitt 109 plane. It clearly shows the Swastika and the aircraft's markings. It was used in support of the "Wings For Victory" campaign. This campaign raised money for the war effort. The photograph, was probably taken during the week, 24 - 31 May, 1941. This wing section was part of the captured Messerschmitt plane that was transported to the grounds of the Council Offices at Prescot for the fund raising event. The copyright of this photograph is with the Prescot Historic Society. No reproduction without permission.

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