Call sign for WL-O, "Lady Orchid".  Look up the history.

Call sign for WL-O, "Lady Orchid". Look up the history.

Detailing of "Lady Orchid". Apparently the Maple Leafs were painted on when she returned home.

Detailing of "Lady Orchid". Apparently the Maple Leafs were painted on when she returned home.

VR-A with nose art of "Lady Orchid". An interesting story to read on the web. VR-A used the center section of "WL-O" in the restoration, so it seems to be two aircraft. "Lady Orchid" served in the war.

VR-A with nose art of "Lady Orchid". An interesting story to read on the web. VR-A used the center section of "WL-O" in the restoration, so it seems to be two aircraft. "Lady Orchid" served in the war.

Merlin Engine, could be a Packard or RollsRoyce.

Merlin Engine, could be a Packard or RollsRoyce.

Call sign for VR-A

Call sign for VR-A

Looking forward

Looking forward

More details of the tail gunners position

More details of the tail gunners position

Wing and fuselage

Wing and fuselage

Didn't have my longer lens, this was during the flyby. This time she presents the starboard side with the VR-A markings.

Didn't have my longer lens, this was during the flyby. This time she presents the starboard side with the VR-A markings.

How big? The Jet is still another 500 or so feet behind the Lanc.

The Jet is still another 500 or so feet behind the Lanc.

After being towed to the staging ground, VR-A waits for engine run up and taxi

After being towed to the staging ground, VR-A waits for engine run up and taxi

Bombay looking aft with replica 4,000lb blockbuster bomb

Bombay looking aft with replica blockbuster bomb

Detailing inside flaps

Detailing inside flaps

Rear gunner, or as my parents used to refer to it, as "tail-end-charlie"

Rear gunner, or as my parents used to refer to it, as "tail-end-charlie"

Detail inside landing gear

Detail inside landing gear

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