Thursday, 5 July 2012

ZG 26 on Sicily

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Waffen justieren (gun harmonisation) being carried out on 9. Staffel ZG 26 Bf 110s during early 1941 on Sicily. The a/c below is Bf 110 C/D "3U+NT", WNr. 3458. Note the Staffelwappen, a stylised Hahn or cockerel on the Zerstörerdoppelwinkel, the double chevron of the 'destroyer units'. The spinner tips are yellow. The lower picture shows 9. Staffel Warte outside their accomodation on the airfield at Palermo