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L-5 Sentinel “Bouncing Betsy II” of the 25th Liaison Squadron in New Guinea. Sgt pilots of the “Guinea Short Line” rescued downed fliers and guided fighters to concealed jungle targets. SSGT Jim Nichols standing by the pilot’s door

Caption   L-5 Sentinel “Bouncing Betsy II” of the 25th Liaison Squadron in New Guinea. Sgt pilots of the “Guinea Short Line” rescued downed fliers and guided fighters to concealed jungle targets. SSGT Jim Nichols standing by the pilot’s door ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives via D. Sheley
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Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 17 Jan 2013

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Anonymous says:
30 May 2018 04:35:34 AM

The L-5 Sentinel is actually “Bouncing Betsy” ... caption should be corrected.
2. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
30 May 2018 09:58:37 AM

Anonymous (above):
You are absolutely correct. The correct information was right in the photograph all the time. Thank you for pointing this out and, as you can see, the caption has been corrected.

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