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 Maid of Harlech

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Research the story of the Maid of Harlech and write a report about it. Some good sources can be found here and here.

  • What do you think the aircraft looked like before it crashed?
  • What do you think happened to the crew?
  • Why is the plane in such poor repair?
  • What would you do if you found this?
  • When do you think this photo was taken?
  • Research the different types of planes used in WW2 and make a PowerPoint (or similar) presentation about them. This page is a good starting point.
  • How could the tides have uncovered this? Research how the tides act and write an explanation.
  • Find out how the plane (a Lockheed Lightning P-38) would have looked and make your own model.

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