|Caption||A PV-1 Ventura of Bombing Squadron VB-139 after a belly landing on Attu Island, Alaska, 18 May 1944. This aircraft’s hydraulics were shot out by a Japanese gunboat off the Kamchatka Peninsula. Photo 1 of 2 ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseNational Museum of Naval Aviation LR Devoe Collection|
|Photos in Series||See all photos in this series|
|Photos on Same Day||See all photos dated 18 May 1944|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||1 Jan 2006|
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|WW2-Era Place Name||Attu, Aleutian Islands, Alaska|
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