Hawker Typhoon IB

A rocket-equipped Hawker Typhoon IB of Royal Air Force No. 164 Squadron

A rocket-equipped Hawker Typhoon IB of Royal Air Force No. 164 Squadron takes off from an airfield at Thorney Island, Hampshire, in England during a close air support mission over Normandy during the summer of 1944. Most of the members of 164 Squadron were Argentinian nationals, mostly from the large British expatriate community there. (Imperial War Museum, CH 13344).