Carrier Enterprise's Torpedo Squadron 6 TBD-1 Devastator aircraft in flight, 1939

Caption   Carrier Enterprise's Torpedo Squadron 6 TBD-1 Devastator aircraft in flight, 1939 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   NH 77104
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TBD Devastator   Main article  Photos  
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 16 Jun 2007

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
20 Nov 2010 10:12:51 AM

Formation of TBDs from USS Enterprise, 1940 the photo I have, shows the planes flying off Honolulu's famed Diamond Head. Aircraft have same codes and numbers.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
21 Nov 2010 01:23:12 PM

About one year later on December 7, 1941 Japanese planes would take the same route to Pearl Harbor, with Diamond Head off to the right.

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