SBD Dauntless aircraft in flight back to USS Yorktown after an attack on Tulagi, Solomon Islands, 4 May 1942

Caption   SBD Dauntless aircraft in flight back to USS Yorktown after an attack on Tulagi, Solomon Islands, 4 May 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   80-G-20515
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 12 Jun 2011

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Dennis Smith says:
1 Sep 2011 08:46:50 AM

What an elegant and beautiful looking aircraft the SBD Dauntless was.
2. Denn says:
20 Jan 2012 06:00:18 AM

SBD = Slow But Deadly.

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