38th Bomb group, 71st Bomb Squadron
Ground crew member posing next to a B-25 strafer (J model?) and it’s 14 .50 cals.
When there is lead in the air, there is hope in the heart
But this might be a bit much. At least they comped my request for a belt-fed…
US Marine Browning M1917 machine gun position, Guam, Jul-Aug 1944
And all we caught was this Kingfisher. And some netting…
OS2U Kingfisher aircraft being recovered by battleship USS Texas, off Iwo Jima, at 1700 on 16 Feb 1945; note netting of recovery sled hooked on pontoon’s recovery hook
Source United States National Archives Identification Code 80-G-309140