First time buyers please take a moment to look at our "ORDERING INFO" web page ..................Visit our Retail Outlet, Friday through to Monday, 10 am to 5 pm located in the hamlet of Bailieboro, Ontario just an hour and 15 minutes east of Toronto, 15 minutes north of Hwy 401 at Port Hope on Country Rd 28 and 15 minutes south of Peterborough on Country Rd 28.........................Check out our large selection of William Britain Limited toy soldiers.

WWI: Sopwith Triplane


  • Model: JJD-ACE30
  • 1 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: John Jenkins

Sopwith Triplane N533 "C" "Black Maria",10 Naval Squadron,  Droglandt, France, June 1917 - The Triplane was famously flown by No. 10 Naval Squadron's "B"Flight, better known as "Black Flight." This all-Canadian flight was commanded by the ace Raymond Collishaw.Their aircraft, named Black Maria, Black Prince, Black George, Black Death and Black Sheep,were distinguishable by their black-painted fins and cowlings.Black Flight claimed 87 German aircraft in three months while equipped with the Triplane.Collishaw himself scored 34 of his eventual 60 victories in the aircraft, making him the top Triplane ace.

Add to Cart:

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 21 October, 2016.