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C-46 Commando aircraft in flight, circa late 1943 to 1945Cockpit of a C-46 Commando aircraft, 1942
C-46 Commando aircraft in flight, circa late 1943 to 1945Cockpit of a C-46 Commando aircraft, 1942
A Jeep being loaded into the sizeable fuselage of a C-46 Commando cargo plane, while another waited to be driven up the ramp, Mar 1942A Commando aircraft being prepared for a
A Jeep being loaded into the sizeable fuselage of a C-46 Commando cargo plane, while another waited to be driven up the ramp, Mar 1942A Commando aircraft being prepared for a 'Hump' run, circa late-1943 to 1945
C-46 Commando being fueled for flight Curtiss C-46 Commando aircraft flying over
C-46 Commando being fueled for flight 'over the hump' from Chabua, India to Kunming, China, 1943. Note 3 blade props of early C-46 modelsCurtiss C-46 Commando aircraft flying over 'the hump' from Burma to China over the eastern Himalayas, 1942-1943
Curtiss C-46 Commando in flight, early 1943, probably over the United States.A Marine on Saipan was transferred to an R5C-1 Commando aircraft from a Dodge WC54 3/4-ton field ambulance for transfer to Hawaii, 1944; note the Jeep in between
Curtiss C-46 Commando in flight, early 1943, probably over the United States.A Marine on Saipan was transferred to an R5C-1 Commando aircraft from a Dodge WC54 3/4-ton field ambulance for transfer to Hawaii, 1944; note the Jeep in between
Broadside view of the Curtiss C-46 Commando in flight, Circa 1944. Note the twin paratrooper doors on either side of the airplane, unlike the single door of the C-47.C-46 Commando aircraft flying over the Himalaya Mountains, 1943-1945
Broadside view of the Curtiss C-46 Commando in flight, Circa 1944. Note the twin paratrooper doors on either side of the airplane, unlike the single door of the C-47.C-46 Commando aircraft flying over the Himalaya Mountains, 1943-1945
C-46 Commando and C-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownChongqing airfield, China, circa 1944
C-46 Commando and C-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownChongqing airfield, China, circa 1944
Curtiss C-46 Commando flying over “The Hump” between China, Northern Burma (now Myanmar), and eastern India, 1944.Maintenance work at the Kunming airfield in Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944
Curtiss C-46 Commando flying over “The Hump” between China, Northern Burma (now Myanmar), and eastern India, 1944.Maintenance work at the Kunming airfield in Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944
Curtiss C-46 Commando transport aircraft taking a break from flying “The Hump” at Chabua Field, India, circa Feb 1944Wrecked C6N-1 aircraft of Japanese Navy 121st Kokutai in a hangar, Ushi Point Airfield, Tinian, Mariana Islands, 30 Jul 1944. Note the Marine Corps Curtiss R5C-1 Commando in the background.
Curtiss C-46 Commando transport aircraft taking a break from flying “The Hump” at Chabua Field, India, circa Feb 1944Wrecked C6N-1 aircraft of Japanese Navy 121st Kokutai in a hangar, Ushi Point Airfield, Tinian, Mariana Islands, 30 Jul 1944. Note the Marine Corps Curtiss R5C-1 Commando in the background.
F4U-1 Corsair of Marine Squadron VMF-114 set for take-off from Peleliu, late 1944. Note C-46 Commando.C-46A aircraft at rest, Hong Kong, circa 1945
F4U-1 Corsair of Marine Squadron VMF-114 set for take-off from Peleliu, late 1944. Note C-46 Commando.C-46A aircraft at rest, Hong Kong, circa 1945
C-46D Commando of the USAAF Transport Command, 1945-46.A Douglas R4D (C-47) transport plane (center) loading wounded Marines on Iwo Jima
C-46D Commando of the USAAF Transport Command, 1945-46.A Douglas R4D (C-47) transport plane (center) loading wounded Marines on Iwo Jima's South Field bound for a Navy hospital on Guam, Mar 1945. Note Mount Suribachi to the left.

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