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WW2 During the battle of Midway US Navy Torpedo Squadron 6 VT6

WW2 During the battle of Midway US Navy Torpedo Squadron 6 VT6

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Torpedo bombers of the USS Enterprise's VT-6 squadron prepare to take on the enemy at Midway on June 4, 1942. Only four of the unit's aircraft returned from ...

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All in the valley of Death Rode the six hundred: 'Forward, the Light Brigade! Charge for the guns' he said:

VT-6

Douglas TBD-1 Devastator

Battle of Midway

The TBD had crew of three and had a maximum speed of 206 miles an hour and carried a torpedo or up to 1500 pounds of bombs (3 x 500) or a 1000 pound bomb.

TBD-1 / Unit: VT-6, US Navy // Crew: pilot - ENS Irvin H. McPherson, R/O./Gunner - ARM2c W.D.(Don) Horton. CV-6 USS Enterprise, Battle of Midway, June 4, ...

The Battle of Midway occurred between June 4th and June 7th, 1942 approximately six months after the surprise attack by the Japanese on Pearl Harbor and ...

USS Enterprise (CV-6)

The Battle of Midway: The Sole Survivor of Torpedo Squadron 8

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The Unknown Battle of Midway: The Destruction of the American Torpedo Squadrons by Alvin Kernan

The fighting did not go entirely the US Navy's ...

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Painting depicting TBD attack at Battle of Midway and planes of Petty Officer Edwin Mushinski's VT-6 prior to take off at same battle.

Torpedo Squadron Eight (VT-8) Pilots.

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Rear-Seat Gunners at Midway

NAS Lemoore commemorates Battle of Midway, key naval campaign in World War II

Publication cover image, World War II 75th Anniversary Commemorative Series Combat Narratives: Battle of

Douglas TBD-1 Devastator of Torpedo Squadron Six (VT-6). Note the squadron insignia, a Great White Albatross, on the fuselage beneath the cockpit.

The Unknown Battle of Midway: The Destruction of the American Torpedo Squadrons by Alvin Kernan

Battle of Midway--Midway-based Torpedo Attacks on the Japanese Carrier Striking Force, 4 June 1942

Carrier Enterprise's Torpedo Squadron 6 TBD-1 Devastator aircraft in flight, 1938

A VT-6 TBD dropping a torpedo in October 1941

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Damaged in the attack on the carrier Kaga, an SBD-3 of USS Enterprise's

The Japanese aircraft carrier Hiryu maneuvers to avoid bombs dropped by USAAF Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress bombers during the Battle of Midway, ...

Midway, 1942: When the Odds Were Against Us

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Torpedo Squadron Eight Made a Near Total Sacrifice at Midway

Photo #: NH 73065 Battle of Midway, June 1942

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US Navy Torpedo Bombers at Midway Tribute

... Battle of Midway (USS Enterprise, USS Yorktown, and USS Hornet) set sail from Pearl Harbor only 41 TBDs were available among the three torpedo squadrons ...

Japanese Mogami class cruiser left "gutted and abandoned" after attack by our carrier-

USS Enterprise (CV-6)

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Douglas Devastators of VT-6 Torpedo Squadron during 'Golden Wings' era Luftwaffe,

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The Battle of Midway Roundtable Opening Remarks

Aerial view of the Midway Islands and Naval Air Station - June 1942 (Photo Source

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Torpedo Squadron 6 TBD-1 Devastators

Battle of Midway--Midway-based Torpedo Attacks on the Japanese Carrier Striking Force, 4 June 1942

On Display through July 8, 2012, Special Exhibit — Turning Point: The Doolittle Raid, Battle of the Coral Sea, and Battle of Midway

The Battle of Midway is considered by many to be the most important naval battle of the Pacific Campaign during World War 2. The battle occurred between ...

USS Enterprise (CV-6) during World War II

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... to launch its torpedo before being shot down and Gay would be the sole survivor of the squadron to be picked up later by a PBY Catalina patrol plane.

... (CV-6) servicing Douglas TBD-1 Devastators during maneuvers off the coast of Hawaii in September 1940. These planes are from Torpedo Squadron Six (VT-6) ...

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76 Years ago - the Battle of Midway began in the Pacific between the US Navy Pacific Fleet and the Kido Butai of the Japanese Empire.

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USS Yorktown stops dead in the water after receiving bomb hits during a Japanese air attack at the Battle of Midway.

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An SBD Dauntless and five TBD-1 Devastators of VT-6 prepare to take

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Harry Ferrier signed 1942 Battle of Midway 8x10 Photo TBF-1 Avenger- JSA DD39353

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Torpedo Squadron 8. Pilots of VT-8

The last of the four Japanese carriers lost, Hiryu, had been hit by four

The US carrier planes had won a stunning victory, three of the four Japanese carriers had been hit – and hit so badly that they would eventually be ...

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VS-5 SBD Launches to Attack Hiryu