Bomb bay gasoline tanks for B-25 Mitchell bombers sat at the North American Aviation plant awaiting assembly, Inglewood, California, United States, 1944

Caption   Bomb bay gasoline tanks for B-25 Mitchell bombers sat at the North American Aviation plant awaiting assembly, Inglewood, California, United States, 1944
Photographer   Alfred T. Palmer
Source   United States Library of Congress
Identification Code   LC-DIG-fsac-1a35321
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Added By C. Peter Chen

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  1. Bill says:
    20 Mar 2012 09:26:25 PM

    Photograph shows auxiliary fuel tanks being inspected these were installed in the bomb bays, and could extend the range of the B-25 during ferry flights. I think, the tanks held almost 500 gallons of fuel.

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