|Caption||Â Â Â||A badly damaged F4U-1A Corsair of Marine Squadron 216 flown by a wounded Lt Robert Marshall managed to return safely to Torokina, Bougainville, Solomons after an encounter with a swarm of A6M Zeros over Rabaul, New Britain, Dec 19 1943. Photo 2 of 5. ww2dbase|
|Source||Â Â Â||ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps via VMF216.com|
|More on...||Â Â Â|
|Photos in Series||Â||See all photos in this series|
|Photos on Same Day||Â||19 Dec 1943|
|Photos at Same Place||Â||Torokina, Bougainville, British Western Pacific Territories|
|Added By||Â||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||Â||26 Jan 2013|
This photograph has been scaled down; full resolution photograph is available here (900 by 644 pixels).
|Licensing||Â||Public Domain. Please support Robert Marshall, Jr. and John Kemper's effort with their VMF216.com project.
Additionally, according to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".
Did you enjoy this photograph or find this photograph helpful? If so, please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.
Share this photograph with your friends:
Stay updated with WW2DB:
|WW2-Era Place NameÂ||Torokina, Bougainville, British Western Pacific Territories|
- Â» 1,100 biographies
- Â» 333 events
- Â» 38,646 timeline entries
- Â» 1,138 ships
- Â» 338 aircraft models
- Â» 191 vehicle models
- Â» 353 weapon models
- Â» 120 historical documents
- Â» 226 facilities
- Â» 464 book reviews
- Â» 27,478 photos
- Â» 357 maps
Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!
Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!