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D.500 France GCII-8 1

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Published: April 13, 2019
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The Dewoitine D.500 was an interwar French fighter which entered service with the Armée de l'Air in 1935.  It saw service with the Republic of China, Japan, Lithuania, the Spanish Republicans, and Venezuela.

The D.500 saw combat in the defence of China against the Japanese invasion and the Spanish Civil War.

The D.500 was armed with 2 x 7.5mm machine guns and the 501/510 2 x 7.5mm machine guns and 1 x 20mm cannon.

This example is a D.510 of GC II/8 Armée de l'air 1938.
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Midway2009Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Love the shark on the side. :D
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Me too - I think it's a naval or at least coastal squadron... :)
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Midway2009Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:nod: