Volume 20 No. 4 - July/Aug 2004
RETROSPECTIVE on a classic book of WWI camouflage published in 1943( comes complete with facsimile colour pages from renowned aero-artist C Rupert Moore) is but one highlight of an issue packed with them.Bruce Robertson has the dope on DH9A colours with an informed text and five archive images plus two colour pages of detail close-ups of the RAFM example -36 in total-plus 1:72 scale plans from John Alcorn completing the survey begun in the previous issue. Harry Woodman covers ordnance for Camels with a dozen archive images and five sketches depicting guns,mounts,bombs,Holt lamps and bomb carriers.There are two pre-war colour autochromes submitted by Jean Devaux,a superb Fokker D.VII full size cockpit reconstruction and on the cover,another genuine WWI colour photo from France -the ultra rare Farman F.50 twin engine bomber in full camouflage! Plus readers' models,letters,newly -published books and over seven pages of detailed kit reviews and builds by our panel of experts.