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PostPosted: Wed 02 Aug 2006 21:14 pm 
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hey all

can someone please give me the right colours for:-

RAF pilots
USAAF pilots
RAAF pilots
Japanese Pilots
Italian Pilots
Luftwaffe Pilots

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In Humbrol Colours? RAF Fighter Pilots are usually:

H96 - Main Clothing Colour

H96 - Hat, Boot Tops

H33 - Goggles, Boot Soles

H24 - LifeJacket

Basic Scheme - Off the top of my head.

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Whitley Bomber Aircrew 1939
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 65 Matt Aircraft Blue = shirt
Hu: 77 Matt Navy Blue = tie
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform
Hu: 10 Gloss Brown = base colour of ‘Irvin Harmisuit’
Hu: 9 Gloss Tan = highlights of ‘Irvin Harmisuit’
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying helmet
Hu: 83 Matt Ochre = fur lining
Hu: 21 Gloss Black + Hu: 29 Matt Dark Earth = boots and gloves
Hu: 33 Matt Black = oxygen mask, goggle straps & machine gun loops
Hu: 11 Metallic Silver Fox = goggles

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RAF Bomber crew
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 65 Matt Aircraft Blue = shirt
HM 10 Matt Navy Blue = tie
Hu: 10 Gloss Brown = base colour of ‘Irvin Harmisuit’
Hu: 9 Gloss Tan = highlights of ‘Irvin Harmisuit’
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying helmet
Hu: 21 Gloss Black + Hu: 29 Matt Dark Earth = boots and gloves
Hu: 81 Matt Pale Yellow = lifejacket
Hu: 11 Metallic Silver Fox = goggles

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Airman 1939.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 65 Matt Aircraft Blue = Shirt
Hu: 77 Matt Navy Blue = Tie
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = thermally insulated jacket & trousers
Hu: 83 Matt Ochre = Fur lining
Hu: 72 Matt Khaki Drill = Parachute strapping & pack
Hu: 21 Gloss Black = Boots

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Boston III Flying Officer, RAF N.W. Europe 1944.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform
Hu: 26 Matt Khaki = US ‘flak’ vest
Hu: 160 Matt German Camouflage Red Brown = flying helmet
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = gloves
Hu: 94 Matt Brown Yellow = parachute pack
Hu: 21 Gloss Black = boots

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Sergeant Harold Oliver, RAF Coastal Command 1943.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
HM: 10 Authentic Navy Blue = cap
Hu: 34 Matt White = polo neck jumper & trousers
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = V neck jumper
Hu: 71 Matt Ivory = fur lining
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying jacket & boots

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Swordfish pilot
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 26 Matt Khaki = flying suit
Hu: 24 Matt Trainer Yellow = Mae West lifejacket
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying helmet & gloves
Hu: 11 Metallic Silver = goggles
Hu: 85 Satin Coal Black = boots

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Flying Officer, R.A.F. 1944
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform
Hu: 33 Matt Black = boots
Hu: 72 Matt Khaki Drill = flack jacket
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying helmet & gloves

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Fighter pilot, Flying Officer 1940.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 65 Matt Aircraft Blue = shirt
Hu: 77 Matt Navy Blue = tie
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform
Hu: 119 Matt Light Earth = parachute pack & strapping
Hu: 160 Matt German Camouflage Brown = flying helmet
Hu: 21 Gloss Black = shoes

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Squadron Leader A. H. Rook, No. 81 Squadron, 151 Wing, Russia 1941-42.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 72 Matt Khaki Drill = overalls
Hu: 119 Matt Light Earth = fur lined collar
HM10 Navy Blue = cap
Hu: 81 Matt Pale Yellow = Mae West life jacket
Hu: 33 Matt Black = shoes & belt

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Sergeant G. W. Garton, Hurricane fighter pilot, ‘A’ Flight, No. 43 Squadron 1940.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 34 Matt White = Shirt
Hu: 77 Matt Navy Blue = Tie
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform
Hu: 155 Matt Olive Drab = Mae West lifejacket
Hu: 160 Matt German Camouflage Brown = Flying Helmet
Hu: 21 Gloss Black + Hu: 29 Matt Dark Earth = Boots

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Pilot Captain 302 Sqn. Polish Air Force, UK 1940.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
H65 Aircraft Blue = shirt
Hu: 77 Matt Navy Blue = tie & backing to insignia
Hu: 34 Matt White = insignia
Hu: 96 Matt RAF Blue = uniform & cap
H98 Chocolate = scarf
Hu: 21 Gloss Black = shoes

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Flying Officer RAF fighter pilot, the Mediterranean 1941.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 160 Matt German Camouflage Brown = helmet
H72 Khaki Drill = shirt & shorts
H86 Light Olive = socks
H62 Leather = shoes
H186 Camouflage Brown = parachute pack & straps

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Lieutenant, South African AF fighter pilot, the Mediterranean 1942.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 160 Matt German Camouflage Brown = belt & boots
H72 Khaki Drill = shirt, helmet & shorts
H86 Light Olive = socks
H89 Middle Blue = flash on helmet
H153 Insignia Red = flash on lapels

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Captain, US Army Air Force, 1944
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face & hands
Hu: 160 Matt Brown = boots
Hu: 26 Matt Khaki = trousers & cap
Hu: 10 Gloss Service Brown = flying jacket
Hu: 103 Matt Cream = fur lining

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Captain, US Army Air Force, 1944
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 186 Matt German Camouflage Brown = leather flying suit
Hu: 84 Matt Mid Stone = fur lining
Hu: 24 Matt Trainer Yellow = lifejacket
Hu: 10 Gloss Service Brown = boots
Hu: 21 Gloss Black = oxygen mask
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = gloves & flying helmet
Hu: 11 Sliver = goggles

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Aircrewman, 8th U. S. Army Air Force, 1944.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 72 Matt Khaki Drill = shirt & tie
Hu: 86 Matt Light Olive = overalls
Hu: 9 Gloss Tan = gloves
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = flying jacket & boots
Hu: 24 Matt Trainer Yellow = Mae West lifejacket

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Bomber Crewman, 8th U. S. Army Air Force, 1945.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face
Hu: 72 Matt Khaki Drill = overalls
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = gloves, helmet & boots
Hu: 24 Matt Trainer Yellow = Mae West lifejacket

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Pilot, US Air Commando Force, Burma, 1944.
Hu: 61 Matt Flesh = face and hands
Hu: 76 Matt Uniform Green = shirt & cap
Hu: 66 Matt Drab Olive = trousers
Hu: 62 Matt Leather = boots

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