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Armorers equipping an Albacore aircraft aboard HMS Formidable, off North Africa, Nov 1942

Caption   Armorers equipping an Albacore aircraft aboard HMS Formidable, off North Africa, Nov 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   TR 287
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Albacore   Main article  Photos  
Formidable   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 14 Nov 1942
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 20 Apr 2015

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Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United Kingdom Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.



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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Roy Keyes says:
14 Nov 2018 01:23:57 PM

This photo shows an Albacore carrying at least 3 bombs (assuming they are carrying a matching load out on the opposite wing), but the main article for the Albacore says that it carried either 1 x 760 torpedo or 1 x 900kg bomb. Is there a mistake in the armament specs?
2. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
16 Nov 2018 06:52:14 AM

Roy Keyes: Thanks for the great catch. That particular text has now been corrected to say "900kg of bombs".

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