TBM Avenger of Torpedo Squadron VT-10 aboard USS Enterprise with machine gun holes in the wing following air-to-air combat with a Japanese Kawasaki Ki-61 “Tony” fighter off Truk, Caroline Islands, 16 Feb 1944.

Caption   TBM Avenger of Torpedo Squadron VT-10 aboard USS Enterprise with machine gun holes in the wing following air-to-air combat with a Japanese Kawasaki Ki-61 “Tony” fighter off Truk, Caroline Islands, 16 Feb 1944. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseNational Museum of Naval Aviation WH Balden Collection
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 16 Feb 1944
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Jan 2006

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