Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

One-half left rear view of two Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress bombers on the ground at Port Moresby Airdrome, Port Moresby, British New Guinea; circa late 1942 to early January 1943. At left is s/n 41-2649, at right background is s/n 41-2637.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1942-1943

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-USAF-23439AC

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