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B-17 kills B-17 OMG!

Pictured is a "Miss Donna Mae II", Serial Number of the Bomb Squadron. It's left rudder was hit by a pound bomb from a plane in the It crashed 19 May, 1944 near Berlin with all 11 crew members lost.

Damage to the deck of HMS CHESTER sustained during the battle of Jutland. Several sailors can be seen on deck including one bending down to inspect the hole. Boy (1st Class) Jack Travers Cornwell was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for remaining at the forward gun on board the cruiser. The ship was badly shelled by four German cruisers and Cornwell's position was hit four times, killing all the crew apart from Cornwell. The badly wounded boy sailor was taken back to Grimsby where he…

SP Damage to the deck of HMS CHESTER sustained during the battle of Jutland. Several sailors can be seen on deck including one bending down to inspect the hole

June 19, 1945: B-24 Liberators of the U. S. Army Air Forces’ 404th Bombardment Squadron make the longest bombing mission flown in the North Pacific Area during World War II, flying a 2,700-mile (4,348-km) round trip from Shemya to attack the Japanese base at Kruppu in the Kurile Islands. The B-24s are in the air for 15½ hours.

Catalog Title: Bomb Group Liberator Date: Additional Information: Bomb Group Liberator Tags: Bomb Group Liberator , Bomb Group Liberator , Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive

D Day

Battle of Tarawa photos. Check out the pin up girl. Marines love pictures of their moms. (Just a joke. Love the Marines!) Amazing they could look at girly pictures on their way to battle.

Thank God for Tailhooks. Navy F-9F Cougar.

Thank God for Tailhooks. Navy Cougar just hanging around for a thrilling…

Hampden, by Anthony Cowland

"Best painting of Hampdens I've ever seen." Hampden, by Anthony Cowland Resto going well @ RAF Museum as well.