Medium Bombardment Attack and Aviation

We’re always glad to see how much video footage from World War II is so easily accessible to us more than 70 years after it was first taken. This film is no exception. It was meant to introduce life in the Pacific Theater to the men who were transferring over from the European Theater. The film focuses on a familiar bomb group: the 345th. After covering some of the basics in the Pacific, there’s some great footage taken from bombing missions that you won’t want to miss.

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4 thoughts on “Medium Bombardment Attack and Aviation

  1. First, I was impressed to finally hear about the engineers and mechanics, so often they get ignored. But I think my best part was seeing the plane King Sol, it makes it more personal somehow.

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