North American B-25 Mitchell. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

"North American B-25 Mitchell flies over North African desert enroute to the target for the day. Note shadows cast by preceeding formation." One-half right front view from above of US Army Air Forces North American B-25 Mitchell in flight; circa April 1943.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Aerial photography
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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United States Army Air Forces


Circa April 1943

Repository Loc.

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



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