Formation of Fairey Swordfish II
Here we see a formation of Fairey Swordfish Mk.IIs, marked with D-Day invasion stripes. The Mk.II had metal panels under the wings to allow it to carry four rockets on each side, but could also carry a torpedo, as it lacked the radar pod introduced on the Mk.III.
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Rickard, J (14 September 2019), Formation of Fairey Swordfish II , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_swordfish_formation.html