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Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashville, Tennessee

Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashvill...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Aircraft in the Flight Research Building at the Aircraft Engine Research Laboratory

Aircraft in the Flight Research Building at the Aircraft Engine Resear...

A Consolidated B–24D Liberator (left), Boeing B–29 Superfortress (background), and Lockheed RA–29 Hudson (foreground) parked inside the Flight Research Building at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautic... More

344th Fighter Squadron Officers

344th Fighter Squadron Officers

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Nose of a B-25 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Nose of a B-25 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Len Maffioli and Damaso Sutis, two retired Marines

Len Maffioli and Damaso Sutis, two retired Marines

Len Maffioli and Damaso Sutis, two retired Marines and Iwo Jima veterans, share stories and laughs with active-duty Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 363 at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, C... More

Three RAF Westland Lysanders over Suez canal

Three RAF Westland Lysanders over Suez canal

From other images this would be estimated to be c. 1940. It seems a fair bet, as per the comments, to assume that this is Suez.

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

P-38 of 344th Fighter Squadron - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

P-38 of 344th Fighter Squadron - Public Domain image, National Parks G...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

HKowalski043 - National Parks Gallery

HKowalski043 - National Parks Gallery

Public domain photograph of a bomber aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

P-38 number 68 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

P-38 number 68 - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

Images from Walter Dalegowski Public domain photograph of a bomber aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

This North American B-25 bomber, similar to the type used to bomb Tokyo, has established a unique combat record in several war theaters. Lieutenant General Henry H. Arnold, deputy chief of staff for air, said the B-25 can "go farther, faster, and carry more bombs than the best ships of our enemy"

This North American B-25 bomber, similar to the type used to bomb Toky...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem Steel Corporation]

[Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem ...

Title: [Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem Steel Corporation]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: September 1942..Place: Corpus Christi, Texas..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Rich... More

Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Airborne jeep and howitzer going into action after landing in a military demonstration

Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Airborne jeep and howitzer going into acti...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Production. Lockheed P-38 pursuit planes. Another twin-engined pursuit plane, a Lockheed P-38, is rolled from the floor of a large Western aircraft plant. On the field it will be fitted with two sets of three-bladed propellers that will pull it through brilliant performances as interceptors of enemy planes

Production. Lockheed P-38 pursuit planes. Another twin-engined pursuit...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Reciprocal aid. Wearing British flying kits, Lieutenant E.D. Schofield of Belleville, Ohio and Lieutenant R.F. Sargent, of Youngstown, Ohio, prepare to pilot a British Spitfire. Under the Reciprocal Aid Program, Britain is furnishing American air forces important equipment and supplies

Reciprocal aid. Wearing British flying kits, Lieutenant E.D. Schofield...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Bomdropping boven Japan. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

Bomdropping boven Japan. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

Bomdropping boven Japan Public domain photograph of Imperial Japan, Japanese empire, during World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Artwork: "Boeing B-29/C012" Artist: James Longstreth

Artwork: "Boeing B-29/C012" Artist: James Longstreth

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A victim of the Pines Hotel fire is helped off of a C-130 Hercules aircraft for transport to the Regional Medical Center. Over 200 World War II veterans and their families were staying at the hotel in Baguio while attending a reunion commemorating the 40th anniversary of the liberation of the Philippines

A victim of the Pines Hotel fire is helped off of a C-130 Hercules air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT David N. Craft Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... More

A left front view of a World War II British Gannet AEW3 aircraft in flight during Air Fete'88, a NATO aircraft display hosted by the 513th Airborne Command and Control Wing

A left front view of a World War II British Gannet AEW3 aircraft in fl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Royal Air Force Mildenhall Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... More

U.S. Army paratroopers jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft to begin a week-long series of events marking the 45th anniversary of the Allied invasion of France. Three hundred and fifty American soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division and 3rd Battalion, 325th Infantry Regiment, made the jump along with 50 British paratroopers

U.S. Army paratroopers jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft to begin a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Saint Mere-Eglise Country: France (FRA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Perry J. Heimer Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... More

John Eisenhower, left, and Captain J.J. Dantone, Commanding Officer of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69), stop on the bridge during a tour of the ship. Eisenhower is aboard the aircraft carrier for a celebration marking the 45th anniversary of the Allied invasion of France

John Eisenhower, left, and Captain J.J. Dantone, Commanding Officer of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 69) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Paul Savelli Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... More

Navy LT Greg Sullivan, catapult officer from the aircraft carrier USS RANGER (CV-61), practices a "launch" with the pilot of a restored B-25 Mitchell bomber. The bomber and other B-25s are at North Island to practice for a re-enactment of the April 18, 1942, raid of B-25s, the "Doolittle Raiders," launched from the aircraft carrier USS HORNET (CV-8) in the first U.S. attack on Japan's homeland during World War II. The re-enactment will take place April 21, 1992, from the RANGER near San Diego

Navy LT Greg Sullivan, catapult officer from the aircraft carrier USS ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, North Island State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHCM Terry Mitchell Release... More

Ed Gustafson checks out a restored B-25 Mitchell bomber parked on the air field. The bomber and other B-25s are at North Island to practice for a re-enactment of the April 18, 1942, raid of B-25s, the "Doolittle Raiders," launched from the aircraft carrier USS HORNET (CV-8) in the first U.S. attack on Japan's homeland during World War II. The re-enactment will take place April 21, 1992, from the aircraft carrier USS RANGER (CV-61) near San Diego

Ed Gustafson checks out a restored B-25 Mitchell bomber parked on the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, North Island State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHCM Terry Mitchell Release... More

A right front view of a P-51D Mustang fighter aircraft named Tabasco parked on the tarmac. The aircraft is taking part in Freedom Flight America; a flight of vintage aircraft en route to New York City to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two

A right front view of a P-51D Mustang fighter aircraft named Tabasco p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andrews Air Force Base State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Don S. Montgomery Release Status: Rel... More

A US Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter sling loads a High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) into an area for the D-Day Field Training during the exercise. Soldiers from three NATO and 14 other central and eastern European countries are developing their combined peacekeeping skills during the exercise at the Joint Readiness Training Center. Cooperative Nugget '95 is the sixth Partnership for Peace exercise, but the first to be held on US territory

A US Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter sling loads a High-Mobility Multipu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COOPERATIVE NUGGET '95 Base: Fort Polk State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: ... More

U.S. Army Air Corps SGT. Louis Sleeper (right), a World War II veteran, enjoys the air show during the Aerospace and Arizona Days Air Show at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., on April 2, 2005. He was a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber aircraft ball turret gunner from 1942-1945 and he was also a Prisoner-Of-War (POW) for six months. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by AIRMAN 1ST Class Jesse Shipps)(Released)

U.S. Army Air Corps SGT. Louis Sleeper (right), a World War II veteran...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Jesse Shipps, USAF Release S... More

Lockheed P-38L Lightning

Lockheed P-38L Lightning

A view of the Lockheed P-38L Lightning before being towed to the WWII Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Aug. 13, 2018. Several WWII era aircraft on display were temporarily placed througho... More

An F-22 Raptor performs a Heritage Flight during the

An F-22 Raptor performs a Heritage Flight during the

An F-22 Raptor performs a Heritage Flight during the 2017 Heritage Flight Training and Certification Course at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 9, 2017. The program was established in 1997, allowing ce... More

A B-17 Flying Fortress assigned to the 97th Bombardment

A B-17 Flying Fortress assigned to the 97th Bombardment

A B-17 Flying Fortress assigned to the 97th Bombardment Group flew the first aircraft to land in Russia during a shuttle mission, June 2, 1944. The exploits of the 97th BG led their team to be the first America... More

A vintage P-47 Thunderbolt arrives at Royal Air Force

A vintage P-47 Thunderbolt arrives at Royal Air Force

A vintage P-47 Thunderbolt arrives at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England May 7. The aircraft was a guest of the 492nd Fighter Squadron for a heritage day fund raising event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ma... More

A formation of C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the

A formation of C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the

A formation of C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron flies over the English Channel June 2, 2018. The 37th AS is a descendant unit of the 37th Troop Carrier Squadron, which dropped paratro... More

WWII pilot and combat veteran, Mr. Lyndol Palin connects

WWII pilot and combat veteran, Mr. Lyndol Palin connects

WWII pilot and combat veteran, Mr. Lyndol Palin connects with Col. Christopher Tumilowicz, 158th Operations Group Commander, in front of a Green Mountain Boy F-16 at the 158th Fighter Wing. Palin spent an after... More

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol Flyover, commemorating the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, seen from the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., May 8, 2015. (U.S. Army National Guard photo... More

U.S. Army Air Corps Staff Sgt. Leslie Edwards, a Tuskegee

U.S. Army Air Corps Staff Sgt. Leslie Edwards, a Tuskegee

U.S. Army Air Corps Staff Sgt. Leslie Edwards, a Tuskegee Airman of the 617th Bombardment Squadron, shares a moment with U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Stephen Teamer, 477th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief,... More

A World War II era B-29 bomber nick named “FIFI” is

A World War II era B-29 bomber nick named “FIFI” is

A World War II era B-29 bomber nick named “FIFI” is on display at the Sioux City, Iowa airport. The Boeing Aircraft designed “Superfortress” was flown by the United States Air Force beginning in the 1940’s thro... More

Vintage World War II-era aircraft flies through the

Vintage World War II-era aircraft flies through the

Vintage World War II-era aircraft flies through the air during the "Tora! Tora! Tora!" aerial demonstration by the Commemorative Air Force for the 2010 Airpower Over the Midwest Airshow, Sept. 11, at Scott Air ... More

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol

The Arsenal of Democracy World War II Victory Capitol Flyover, commemorating the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, seen from the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., May 8, 2015. (U.S. Army National Guard photo... More

Ray Weaver, an Air Force veteran, solutes as historic

Ray Weaver, an Air Force veteran, solutes as historic

Ray Weaver, an Air Force veteran, solutes as historic aircraft sweep over the National Mall in Washington, D.C. during the Arsenal of Democracy Flyover to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the European theate... More

Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the U.S. Air Force,

Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the U.S. Air Force,

Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the U.S. Air Force, departs a C-40 aircraft as U.S. Air Force Airmen salute her arrival at Chievres Air Base, Belgium, June 23, 2015. The secretary completed a visit of installat... More

Historic vintage military aircraft, a group known as

Historic vintage military aircraft, a group known as

Historic vintage military aircraft, a group known as the "Warbirds", arrive at Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Aug. 27, 2020 for the 75th Commemoration of the End of WWII. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Sarah D. Sangster)

A U.S. Army paratrooper descends onto Iron Mike Drop

A U.S. Army paratrooper descends onto Iron Mike Drop

A U.S. Army paratrooper descends onto Iron Mike Drop Zone near the village of Sainte Mere Eglise, Normandy, France, June 7, 2015. Over 380 service members from Europe and affiliated D-Day historical units are p... More

Sky Harbour EFTS No. 12 Class 5, about 1940-1944

Sky Harbour EFTS No. 12 Class 5, about 1940-1944

Photographer: J. Gordon Henderson ( http://digital.huroncounty.ca/about-the-collection/j-gordon-henderson ) ..Description: .Black and white image of Sky Harbour No. 12 Elementary Flight Training School Class 5.... More

13 Squadron RAAF Ventura Labuan 1945 AWM P00590.006

13 Squadron RAAF Ventura Labuan 1945 AWM P00590.006

AWM caption : LABUAN ISLAND, BORNEO. 1945. COCKPIT AND NOSE OF LOCKHEED VENTURA AIRCRAFT OF NO. 13 SQUADRON RAAF, SHOWING PILOT (UNKNOWN) AND NOSE ART, "RELUCTANT DRAGON".

20 Squadron RAAF Catalina aircraftmen with politicians Darwin Oct 1944 AWM 081564

20 Squadron RAAF Catalina aircraftmen with politicians Darwin Oct 1944...

AWM caption : DARWIN, NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA. 1944-10-16. LEADING AIRCRAFTMAN K.N. BARTRAM (1), AND SERGEANT S.B. SHERRY, MEMBERS OF NO. 20 SQUADRON, RAAF, (EAST ARM, DARWIN AREA), AT THE WAIST GUN TURRE... More

486 Sqn Volkers 1945 - A group of men standing in front of an airplane

486 Sqn Volkers 1945 - A group of men standing in front of an airplane

486(NZ) Squadron at Volkel, Holland in 1945. Scanned from an orginal photograph owned by Sqn Ldr F P "Joe" Kendall (4th from left sitting on stbd wing), a member of the squadron March - July 1945. The aircraft ... More

Air Officer Commanding Malta, Air Vice Marshal Sir Keith Park, in the cockpit of his personal Supermarine Spitfire V before his ceremonial take-off at Malta's new aerodrome at Safi, May 1943. TR1069

Air Officer Commanding Malta, Air Vice Marshal Sir Keith Park, in the ...

Air Officer Commanding Malta, Air Vice Marshal Sir Keith Park, in the cockpit of his personal Supermarine Spitfire V before his ceremonial take-off at Malta's new aerodrome at Safi, May 1943. Air Officer Comman... More

Aircraft of the Royal Air Force 1939-1945- Short S.25 Sunderland. CH18020

Aircraft of the Royal Air Force 1939-1945- Short S.25 Sunderland. CH18...

Aircraft of the Royal Air Force 1939-1945- Short S.25 Sunderland. Sunderland GR Mark V, ML778 "NS-Z", piloted by Wing Commander J Barrett, the Commanding Officer of No. 201 Squadron RAF based at Castle Archdale... More

American Aircraft in RAF Service 1939-1945- Lockheed L-214 and L-414 Hudson. CH996

American Aircraft in RAF Service 1939-1945- Lockheed L-214 and L-414 H...

American Aircraft in RAF Service 1939-1945- Lockheed L-214 and L-414 Hudson. Hudson Mark I, T9277 ‘QX-W’, of No. 224 Squadron RAF based at Leuchars, Fife, in flight off the Scottish coast. This was a late prod... More

Bristol Blenheim - Algeria - Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943. CNA105

Bristol Blenheim - Algeria - Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle ...

Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943. Armourers of No. 614 Squadron RAF preparing to load a 250-lb GP bomb into Bristol Blenheim Mark VD, BA783 'P', at Canrobert, Algeria.

Bristol Blenheim - Asansol - Royal Air Force Operations in the Far East, 1941-1945. CI26

Bristol Blenheim - Asansol - Royal Air Force Operations in the Far Eas...

Royal Air Force Operations in the Far East, 1941-1945. A Bristol Blenheim Mark V of No. 113 Squadron RAF, parked at Asansol, India.

Consolidated Liberator - The War in the Far East- the Burma Campaign 1941-1945 C4939

Consolidated Liberator - The War in the Far East- the Burma Campaign 1...

The War in the Far East- the Burma Campaign 1941-1945 Air Force Operations: Consolidated Liberator B Mark VIs of No. 356 Squadron RAF heading for their base at Salbani, India, after bombing Japanese positions o... More

Fairey Battle - The Strategic Air Offensive Against Germany 1939-1945 C454

Fairey Battle - The Strategic Air Offensive Against Germany 1939-1945 ...

The Strategic Air Offensive Against Germany 1939-1945 Fairey Battles of No 218 Squadron, Royal Air Force on patrol in France. These aircraft were regarded as being advanced when they first went into service in ... More

Hawker Hurricanes at Lille-Seclin - Royal Air Force 1939-1945 Fighter Command F2344A

Hawker Hurricanes at Lille-Seclin - Royal Air Force 1939-1945 Fighter ...

Royal Air Force 1939-1945- Fighter Command On 6 December 1939 King George VI, with the Duke of Gloucester and Viscount Lord Gort (Commander-in-Chief of the BEF), inspected RAF Air Component units at Lille-Secli... More

Martin Baltimore - Royal Air Force- Italy, 1942-1945. CNA2480

Martin Baltimore - Royal Air Force- Italy, 1942-1945. CNA2480

Royal Air Force- Italy, the Balkans and South East Europe, 1942-1945. A Martin Baltimore Mark IV of No. 223 Squadron RAF flying over the Abruzzan Appenines after bombing a a road junction between Avezzano and P... More

No. 151 Wing Royal Air Force Operations in Russia, September-november 1941 CR183

No. 151 Wing Royal Air Force Operations in Russia, September-november ...

No. 151 Wing Royal Air Force Operations in Russia, September-november 1941 Russian soldiers excavate dispersal areas forthe RAF at Vaenga, while, beyond them, a Hawker Hurricane Mark IIB of No. 134 Squadron RAF... More

Royal Air Force Coastal Command, 1939-1945. CM2309

Royal Air Force Coastal Command, 1939-1945. CM2309

Royal Air Force Coastal Command, 1939-1945. Short Sunderland Mark I, L5798 'KG-B', of No. 204 Squadron RAF, based at Bathurst, The Gambia, moored beneath the North Face of the Rock at Gibraltar. Between 1941an... More

Royal Air Force Fighter Command, 1939-1945. CH5002

Royal Air Force Fighter Command, 1939-1945. CH5002

Royal Air Force Fighter Command, 1939-1945. Three Westland Whirlwinds of No 263 Squadron RAF based at Exeter, Devon, flying in stepped line-astern formation over the West Country.

Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943 CM2808

Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1...

Royal Air Force Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943 Lockheed Lodestar, 1371, of a SAAF air ambulance unit, waits to evacuate casualties at a landing ground in the Western Desert.

Royal Air Force Radar, 1939-1945 CH15214

Royal Air Force Radar, 1939-1945 CH15214

Royal Air Force Radar, 1939-1945 Air Interception: Wing Commander C P "Paddy" Green (wearing a flying officer's SD jacket), Commanding Officer of No. 600 Squadron RAF at Cassibile, Italy, looks out of the cockp... More

Royal Air Force Radio-counter-measures, 1939-1945. CH16683

Royal Air Force Radio-counter-measures, 1939-1945. CH16683

Royal Air Force Radio-counter-measures, 1939-1945. 'Jostle' transmitter with its pressurised casing removed. This was an airborne jamming device, carried by aircraft of Bomber Command and designed to to disrup... More

Royal Air Force- Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943; Royal Air Force, 335 Squadron CBM1720

Royal Air Force- Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-...

Royal Air Force- Operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 1939-1943. Pilots of No 335 (Hellenic) Squadron RAF in front of a Hawker Hurricane Mark I at LG 20/Qotafiyah I, west of Daba, Egypt.

See How Your Salvage Helps a Bomber Art.IWMPST14695

See How Your Salvage Helps a Bomber Art.IWMPST14695

See How Your Salvage Helps a Bomber whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in orange. The text is separate and placed in the upper left and lower le... More

The Royal Navy during the Second World War A9381

The Royal Navy during the Second World War A9381

The Royal Navy during the Second World War Bristol Beaufort torpedo bombers being torpedoed up by naval torpedomen at HMS SPARROWHAWK Royal Naval Air Station Hatston, Orkney Islands. Dummy torpedoes are being used.

Three Stirling bombers taking off. Great Britain mod

Three Stirling bombers taking off. Great Britain mod

Three Stirling bombers taking off. Great Britain. Public domain photograph of propeller aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Vickers Wellington - Royal Air Force in the Middle East, 1944-1945. CM5756

Vickers Wellington - Royal Air Force in the Middle East, 1944-1945. CM...

Royal Air Force in the Middle East, 1944-1945. A Vickers Wellington of No. 76 Operational Training Unit taxies out for a training flight at Aqir, Palestine.

Doolittle Raid, April 18, 1942, WWII - 80-G-324245 (38554078152)

Doolittle Raid, April 18, 1942, WWII - 80-G-324245 (38554078152)

80-G-324245: Doolittle Raid, April 18, 1942. U.S. Army B-25 launched from USS Hornet (CV-8) heading for Tokyo, Japan. Photographed from USS Salt Lake City (CA-25). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the... More

US Navy in WWII - 80-G-54731 (31182982845)

US Navy in WWII - 80-G-54731 (31182982845)

80-G-54731: An SNJ flight over Turtle Bay, Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides. Photographed with an SBD with camera pointing back. Note the fighter strip #1 and revetments. Photograph released 5 October 1943.... More

Three Short Stirling bombers taking off over Great Britain, 1942-43 (27846330316)

Three Short Stirling bombers taking off over Great Britain, 1942-43 (2...

Lot 11635-8: Three Stirling bombers taking off over Great Britain, 1942-43. Office of War Information. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. (2016/06/24).

“Which One Would You Shoot?” Aircraft Recognition Tests, 1943 (26649804031)

“Which One Would You Shoot?” Aircraft Recognition Tests, 1943 (2664980...

Lot 8081-1: Aircraft Recognition Tests, 1943. “Which One Would You Shoot?” Answer: P-47 “Thunderbolt” Fighter is on-top. Japanese “Zeke” (Zero) Type O Fighter is below. The P-47 has an egg-shaped fusela... More

Bomb handling at an advanced Pacific base. - NARA - 520637

Bomb handling at an advanced Pacific base. - NARA - 520637

General notes: Use War and Conflict Number 852 when ordering a reproduction or requesting information about this image.

Centerville, California. Members of farm family board evacuation buses. Evacuees of Japanese ances . . . - NARA - 537585

Centerville, California. Members of farm family board evacuation buses...

Scope and content: The full caption for this photograph reads: Centerville, California. Members of farm family board evacuation buses. Evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War Relocation Authority c... More

HDQ., 616th Air Base Wing, Japan-Lt. Col. Marle M. Jones, Riverside, Calif., new commanding officer of the 91st... - NARA - 542355

HDQ., 616th Air Base Wing, Japan-Lt. Col. Marle M. Jones, Riverside, C...

Scope and content: HDQ., 616th Air Base Wing, Japan--Lt. Col. Marle M. Jones, Riverside, Calif., new commanding officer of the 91st Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron gets a final O.K. from the crew chief of hi... More

Mary Josephine Farley, who at 20 is considered a top notch mechanic, working on a Wright Whirlwind airplane motor... - NARA - 535576

Mary Josephine Farley, who at 20 is considered a top notch mechanic, w...

General notes: Use War and Conflict Number 806 when ordering a reproduction or requesting information about this image.

Mechanics check engine of SNJ at Kingsville Field, NATC, Corpus Christi, Texas. - NARA - 520974

Mechanics check engine of SNJ at Kingsville Field, NATC, Corpus Christ...

General notes: Use War and Conflict Number 836 when ordering a reproduction or requesting information about this image.

Stockroom at the Long Beach, Calif., plant of Douglas Aircraft Company. - NARA - 195485

Stockroom at the Long Beach, Calif., plant of Douglas Aircraft Company...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

"Farm Scrap Builds Tanks & Guns" - NARA - 514237

"Farm Scrap Builds Tanks & Guns" - NARA - 514237

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Burning Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat of VF-2 aboard USS Enterprise (CV-6) on 10 November 1943 (80-G-205473)

Burning Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat of VF-2 aboard USS Enterprise (CV-6) on ...

Crash landing of a U.S. Navy Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat (Number 30) of Fighting Squadron 2 (VF-2) aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CV-6), into the carrier's port side 20mm gun gallery, 10 November 1943. L... More

Helicopter Combat Support Squadron 7 (USN) helicopters in flight c1970

Helicopter Combat Support Squadron 7 (USN) helicopters in flight c1970

A U.S. Navy Kaman UH-2A Seasprite (BuNo 149779), a Boeing Vertol UH-46D Sea Knight (BuNo 15341?), and a Sikorsky HH-3A Sea King of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron HC-7 Sea Devils in flight with Mt. Fuji, Jap... More

Japanese destroyer under attack off Truk in February 1944

Japanese destroyer under attack off Truk in February 1944

A Japanese destroyer under attack near Truk Lagoon, as seen from U.S. Navy Grumman TBF Avenger of Torpedo Squadron Six (VT-6) from USS Intrepid (CV-11) on 18 February 1944. This could be the destroyer Oite. On ... More

Kamikaze attacks USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) in April 1945

Kamikaze attacks USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) in April 1945

A Japanese kamikaze suicide plane (Yokosuka D4Y "Judy"?) attacks the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) off Okinawa, 1409 hrs, 11 April 1945. It was shot down and crashed aft of the ship.

PBY-5A Catalina of VP-6 (CG) at Narsarsuaq c1943

PBY-5A Catalina of VP-6 (CG) at Narsarsuaq c1943

A U.S. Navy Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina of the U.S. Coast Guard-manned Patrol Squadron VP-6 (CG) parked on Marston matting at Narsarsuaq, Greenland.

Savoia Marchetti SM 79 Sparviero in formazione

Savoia Marchetti SM 79 Sparviero in formazione

Italiano: Aereo Savoia Marchetti SM 79 Sparviero in formazione Public domain photograph of propeller aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Savoia-Marchetti SM.79, Italy, World War II photo

Savoia-Marchetti SM.79, Italy, World War II photo

Italiano: Savoia-Marchetti SM.79 sorvolo di Sciacca, AG Public domain photograph of propeller aircraft, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

1st Special Service Force members boarding a C-47 3378674

1st Special Service Force members boarding a C-47 3378674

Forcemen of the First Special Service Force boarding a Douglas C-47 aircraft during parachute training at Fort William Henry Harrison, Helena, Montana.

Paras dropping from 295 Sqn RAF Whitley 1942

Paras dropping from 295 Sqn RAF Whitley 1942

British Army paratroopers dropping from an Armstrong Whitworth Whitley of No. 295 Squadron RAF at Netheravon, Wiltshire (UK), in October 1942.

J.L. Sullivan with VAdm McCain - VAdm Fitch and Cpt Barner on USS Shangri-La (CV-38) in 1945

J.L. Sullivan with VAdm McCain - VAdm Fitch and Cpt Barner on USS Shan...

The U.S. Navy Assistant Secretary of the Navy John L. Sullivan (at left) on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Shangri-La (CV-38) in the Western Pacific, during his swearing-in ceremonies, 2 July 1945.... More

P47 Escuadron 201 mexico

P47 Escuadron 201 mexico

A Fuerza Aérea Expedicionaria Mexicana (FAEM — "Mexican Expeditionary Air Force") Republic P-47D-30-RA Thunderbolt (USAAF s/n 44-33721) from Escuadrón 201 (201st Squadron) over the Philippines during the summer... More

SBD5 Yorktown - A small plane flying over a body of water

SBD5 Yorktown - A small plane flying over a body of water

Douglas SBD-5 Dauntlesses in tricolor scheme from USS Yorktown (CV-10), ca. 1944. www.ww2incolor.com

Douglas SBDs of VS-51 in flight in October 1943

Douglas SBDs of VS-51 in flight in October 1943

Three U.S. Navy Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless scout bombers of Scouting Squadron 51 (VS-51) fly in formation over the Pacific Ocean in October 1943.

Fantail of USS Mobile (CL-63), October 1943

Fantail of USS Mobile (CL-63), October 1943

View on the fantail of the U.S. Navy light cruiser USS Mobile (CL-63), looking across her open aircraft hangar hatch toward the starboard quarter, during the October 1943 raid on Marcus Island. Vought OS2U-3 Ki... More

USS Saratoga (CV-3) underway with escorts in August 1942 (80-G-K-557)

USS Saratoga (CV-3) underway with escorts in August 1942 (80-G-K-557)

The U.S. navy aircraft carrier USS Saratoga (CV-3) probably shortly before the invasion of Guadalcanal in August 1942. A New Orleans-class heavy cruiser is steaming in the right background, a Farragut-class des... More

359th Fighter Group - P-51D Mustangs 2

359th Fighter Group - P-51D Mustangs 2

P-51 Mustangs, including (CS-H, serial number 44-14979) and (CS-C, serial number 44-72208) nicknamed "Delectable" of the 359th Fighter Group lined up at East Wretham. Associated caption: 'Line up of P-51s start... More

B-26-43-34181-495bs-stanst

B-26-43-34181-495bs-stanst

B-26 Serial 43-34181 of the 495th Bombardment Squadron, Stansted Airfield England - World War II.

F-5 42-68205 NMF 7PRG during World War I

F-5 42-68205 NMF 7PRG during World War I

F-5 Lightning (42-68205) "International Geographic" of the 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group in natural metal finish at RAF Mount Farm. The white rudder indicates the 22nd Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron.

31fg-p51d - A small airplane flying through the air

31fg-p51d - A small airplane flying through the air

P-51D of the 31st Fighter Group,Fifteenth Air Force Public domain photograph related to World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Francis S. Gabreski in cockpit of his P-47 Thunderbolt, July 1944 (342-C-K2170)

Francis S. Gabreski in cockpit of his P-47 Thunderbolt, July 1944 (342...

USAAF fighter ace Francis S. Gabreski in cockpit of his P-47 Thunderbolt. Photograph from July 1944 as shown by the 28 victory markings - Gabreski scored his 28th kill on 5 July and was captured on 20 July.

P-38-370fg-1945 - A propeller plane sitting on top of a dirt field

P-38-370fg-1945 - A propeller plane sitting on top of a dirt field

P-38 of the 370th Fighter Group - on a wartime advanced landing strip in France - Fall 1944 (World War II)

A B-29 Emergency Landing (BOND 0130)

A B-29 Emergency Landing (BOND 0130)

B-29 makes emergency landing on Akyab Island air strip, 1945 Subject: "aircraft, military base"

Mechanics Cleaning an Engine (BOND 0290)

Mechanics Cleaning an Engine (BOND 0290)

Mechanics cleaning engine (F-S-E) filter on line of 40th Photo Recon Sqdn, Akyab Island, Burma, 1945 Subject: "American soldier, aircraft, military base"

The Mechanics Working on a Line (BOND 0287)

The Mechanics Working on a Line (BOND 0287)

Mechanics work area on line at 40th Photo RCN Sqdn, Akyab Island, Burma, 1945 Subject: "American soldier, aircraft, military base"

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