WWII Dornier shot at from behind
The team working to restore a German World War II bomber salvaged from the English Channel have found the aircraft was shot at from behind.
The discovery could upset the theory that the Dornier Do-17 was downed by an RAF Defiant flown by Pilot Officer Desmond Hughes and rear gunner Sgt Fred Gash.
The badly-damaged aircraft is currently undergoing work at the RAF Museum in Cosford, Shropshire.
BBC South East's Robin Gibson reports.
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- From the section England