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US B-24D bomber approaching Eastern Island, Midway Atoll for landing, 18 Mar 1943; note albatrosses in foreground

Caption   US B-24D bomber approaching Eastern Island, Midway Atoll for landing, 18 Mar 1943; note albatrosses in foreground ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Army Air Forces
Identification Code   23288 AC
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Photos on Same Day 18 Mar 1943
Photos at Same Place Midway, US Pacific Islands
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 1 May 2014
Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
14 Nov 2014 06:00:37 PM


Otis are those guys nuts its low visibility and their flying! for me its (VFR) Visual Flight Rules, no instrument mumbo jumbo for me....

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WW2-Era Place Name Midway, US Pacific Islands
Lat/Long 28.2092, -177.3323
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