Production. Airplane manufacture, general. Two women employees work together with power shears at the Inglewood, California, plant of North American Aviation, Incorporated. They are cutting sheet metal sections that will be formed into parts for bomber and fighter planes. This plant produces the battle-tested B-25 ("Billy Mitchell") bomber, used in General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo, and the P-51 ("Mustang") fighter plane, which was first brought into prominence by the British raid on Dieppe
Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.
Palmer, Alfred T., photographer
United States. Office of War Information.
Inglewood, 33.96168, -118.35313
Library of Congress