Fighting Colours. RAF Fighter Camouflage and markings 1937-1969
Fighting Colours. RAF Fighter Camouflage and markings 1937-1969

BOWYER, Michael J.F. Fighting Colours. RAF Fighter Camouflage and markings 1937-1969.

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BOWYER, Michael J.F. Fighting Colours. RAF Fighter Camouflage and markings 1937-1969. London, Patrick Stephens, 1969.

8vo. Original blue boards; spine lettered in gilt; original illustrated dust-wrappers, illustrated endpapers; pp. [xii], 192; highly illustrated throughout after drawings and photographs; light yellowing to spine of wrapper; author's signature to title page; a fine copy in the well-preserved dust-wrapper.
First edition, signed. The story of the development and changes in Royal Air Force camouflage and markings over the years 1937-1969, a period which saw massive expansion of the RAF, the momentous years of war, and a long uneasy peace punctuated by the smaller conflicts and tensions of the Cold War.

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