Checked content

File:Spitfire IIA P7666.jpg



Squadron Leader D.O. Finlay, the Commanding Officer of No. 41 Squadron RAF and former British Olympic hurdler, standing by his Supermarine Spitfire Mark IIA (P7666, ‘EB-Z)’ “Observer Corps”, at Hornchurch, Essex (UK).

Date January 1941
IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph CH 1890 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author P.H.F. Tovey, Royal Air Force official photographer
( Reusing this file)
Public domain This artistic work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain.

This is because it is one of the following:

  1. It is a photograph created by the United Kingdom Government and taken prior to 1 June 1957; or
  2. It was commercially published prior to 1963; or
  3. It is an artistic work other than a photograph or engraving (e.g. a painting) which was created by the United Kingdom Government prior to 1963.

HMSO has declared that the expiry of Crown Copyrights applies worldwide (ref: HMSO Email Reply)
More information.

See also Copyright and Crown copyright artistic works.

Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg
The following pages on Schools Wikipedia link to this image (list may be incomplete):


Learn more

You can learn about nearly 6,000 different topics on Schools Wikipedia. SOS Childrens Villages helps more than 2 million people across 133 countries around the world. Have you thought about sponsoring a child?