H2X Radar Scope Image

     

H2X Radar Scope Image

This H2X radar scope image may be from one of the aircraft that missed striking the Normandy landing beach defenses because of orders not to undershoot. The position of the aircraft is near Sword beach, the easternmost of the landing beaches.

Image Number: 342-FH-3A17195
Credit: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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