Against The Rising Sun!
- Life and Times of the 341st Bomb Group (M) -

Aircraft at Work


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Capt Milton M. Molakides, navigator-bombardier of the 491st, sits in the pilot's seat of a squadron B-25J.
( Carroll S. Barnwell collection, through Jeffrey Ethell )


490th Bomb Squadron's B-25C, -3122 "Flagship of the 490th", Col Philpott's aircraft.
( James A. Philpott collection, through J. L. Avery's book "B-25 Mitchell: The Magnificent Medium" )


490th Bomb Squadron' B-25Cs, in formation over Burma, with -3122 closest to camera.
( James A. Philpott collection, through J. L. Avery's book "B-25 Mitchell: The Magnificent Medium" )


A B-25C, of the 22nd Bomb Squadron, just prior to returning the 'Zone of the Interior' for a recruiting tour.
( from J. L. Avery's "B-25 Mitchell: The Magnificent Medium" )

491st, B-25J
491stb25
(From the 'CBI' collection of Barbara Vatter & Robert Pettingell
- A.R.C. / 491st Bomb Squadron.   Courtesy of their son, Rob.)


Belly landing #1
crash 1
(From the 'CBI' collection of Barbara Vatter & Robert Pettingell
- A.R.C. / 491st Bomb Squadron.   Courtesy of their son, Rob.)


Belly landing #2
Crash 2
(From the 'CBI' collection of Barbara Vatter & Robert Pettingell
- A.R.C. / 491st Bomb Squadron.   Courtesy of their son, Rob.)


Bohannon
bohannon2
(From the 'CBI' collection of Barbara Vatter & Robert Pettingell
- A.R.C. / 491st Bomb Squadron.   Courtesy of their son, Rob.)



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