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TBD-1 Devastator showing damage to fuselage after a landing accident on Yorktown, 3 Sep 1940

Caption     TBD-1 Devastator showing damage to fuselage after a landing accident on Yorktown, 3 Sep 1940 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   NH 95311
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Photos on Same Day 3 Sep 1940
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 18 Jun 2007

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1. Anonymous says:
6 Feb 2015 07:52:37 PM

Bu No 0297 was lost at the Battle of Midway (4Jun1942) as part of the Hornet air group, VT-8.
Aircrft T-3, crewed by pilot ENS William Robinson Evans, Jr. (KIA)and rear gunner Ross Eugene Bibb, Jr., ARM3c (KIA).

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