It finally happened ,the man has gone ga ga, thingamajigs ooja ma bobs ooja ma flips , for crying out loud its a oojamathingamebobbit, you can tell by the crooked bend, i thought everyone knew that !!!
Of course!! How easy was that!! And there was me thinking it might be a Fahnestock bomb fusing clip....I'm gutted.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.
And here was me thinking I'd feel stupid if I didn't ID it. All that time spent trawling through B17 blueprints and pictures........
Oh well. At least I now know what one looks like. :P
PS Shaddap Dave ya ol' bugger