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January 14, 2013

Digging For Spitfire Airplanes In Burma

In addition to planting and harvesting wheat and barley, British farmer David Cundall has spent the past 17 years (and more than $100,000 of his own money) following a lead about buried WWII fighter planes.The legendary Spitfire planes were pivotal in the Battle of Britain. David Cundall is in Burma digging up an old airfield, in hopes of finding dozens of buried spitfires.

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