Reginald Mitchell, designer of the greatest warplane ever to fly - the Supermarine Spitfire - has been honoured with a statue as part of the 65th anniversary Battle Of Britain exhibit at the London Science Museum.
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He was also voted Greatest Midlander by BBC television viewers.
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