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800px-Fairey Swordfish on Airfield

A preserved Swordfish.

The Fairey Swordfish was a carrier based biplane torpedo bomber used by the British Royal Navy in World War II. One of the most famous instances that rose this plane to fame is the moment they helped sink Germany's best battleship the Bismarck on May,27th,1941 in the North Atlantic.

The Swordfish entered service in 1936.