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1944 Cadillac Powered Bombers Attack UBoats Original 135 105

1944 Cadillac Powered Bombers Attack UBoats Original 135 105


Lancaster crash-landed on FIDO Feb 1944 IWM CE 135.jpg

B-17 Flying Fortresses from the 398th Bombardment Group flying a bombing mission to Neumünster, Germany, on 13 April 1945.

An oil tanker trying without success to move into refueling position on December 17 1944 during Typhoon Cobra

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(IWM Photo, A.25689)

... in December 1944, with a Halifax III in the background. Photograph features: Captain F/O R.Wakeman, DFC; Navigator P/O Reginald William Parr, DFC; Bomb ...

A Lancaster releases the main part of its load, a 4,000 lb (1,800 kg) HC "cookie" and 108 30 lb (14 kg) "J" incendiaries. (over Duisburg 1944)

P-38H of the AAF Tactical Center, Orlando Army Air Base, Florida, carrying two 1,000 lb bombs during capability tests in March 1944

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USS Lagarto (SS-371) underway, probably in Lake Michigan during trials,

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Ship of the Day


AN ARMY B-25, one of Doolittle's Raiders, takes off from the deck

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world war 2: Hunt for Alsterufer by VitoSs World War, Ww2, Bombers,

The reported number of total rounds, hits and misses actually varied quite a bit. One of the German gunners later claimed that “they fired 168 rounds, ...

Fw 200 Condor

Sea History 104 - Spring 2003

A B-17F of the 99th Bomb Group, with the nearly frameless clear-view bombardier's nose

... S/N 40-2074 at Hickam Field: An onboard fire burnt the aircraft in two shortly after landing on 7 December 1941. One crewman was killed by Zero attack.


Arado Ar 234B V9 prototype seen with a 1,000-kilogram bomb on 15 Mar 1944. (Note: the aircraft lacks a cockpit periscope). (Luftwaffe Photo)

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The Navy on Friday accepted delivery of the future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000),

Photo of USS Leviathan

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Army Air Force "fly and fight with the" advertising

Tamiya 1/350 Japanese Navy Submarine I-400 Kit TA-78019

USS Wadsworth (DD-60) in war-zone camouflage

Submarine Photo Archive ...

But they just plugged away at the ship until her superstructure was fired. She rolled over then, and sank.

Flightdeck Friday: TFX — A Time for Turkeys (Pt I)

Combined offensive

B-17B Bombers at March Field, California prior to 7 December 1941.jpg




Photo of "Flower" class British minesweeping sloop, HMS Dahlia. "

B-29 Superfortress strategic bombers on the Boeing assembly line in Wichita, Kansas,

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Searching the internet for the Second Mate's unusual name, I stumbled upon an intriguing reference on the Wartime Press website to an article in ...

The U.S.-registered liberty ship Starr King sinking after being attacked near Port Macquarie on 10 February 1943.

Fortresses as a symbol

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress by largoman63

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(AlanWilson Photo)

McDonnell F-101 Voodoo (Osprey Air Combat): Dorr, Robert F.

NVG 258. Italian Cruisers of World War II

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USS Alaska (CB-1) off the Philadelphia Navy Yard on 30 July 1944

German training model on how to attack a "flying porcupine" (fliegendes Stachelschwein)

Stranded trawler Nordale, lost on 15 January 1942 worldwartwo.filminspector.com

fighter aircraft classification tasked with ground attack while retaining air combat abilities

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress 42-24592 “Dauntless Dotty” 869th Bomb Squadron,

B-17F formation over Schweinfurt, Germany, 17 August 1943


Spanish Civil War

At the end of November, 1942, the unescorted Alaskan was on her return leg from Suez, Egypt to New York via Cape Town under the command of 40-year-old ...

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Tote Bag

As part of the joint USAAF-RAF objective to eradicate the "buzz bomb" threat, 303rd crews attacked 12 sites between 28 February and 30 August 1944 at ...

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FK375), coded D, “Dominion Revenge”, of No. 14 Squadron RAF based at Fayid, Egypt. This aircraft was lost during a torpedo attack off Aghios Giorgios Island ...

Under project Cadillac II, an AN/APS-20 radar was fitted onto the B-17G, making the PB-1W one of the first AWACS.

Kriegsmarine U-Boat Colours & Markings Left: The upper half of U 47 s

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B-17D captured by Japanese army, with marks of Hinomaru

Operation Pointblank opened with attacks ...


As this arrangement was never part of the original design, all modifications had to be made in the field. Nevertheless, the improvements worked, ...

Drawing of ships in harbor

Mosquito B Mk IV Series 2, DK338, built in September 1942 and delivered to 105 Squadron, becoming GB-O.

Amerykanski kuter torpedowy klasy ELCO

MTB 460 somewhere off England 1944.

The B-17's capacity to repel enemy attacks and still inflict heavy damage upon German military capability and production centers is rendered in this ...

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