B-25J, Nose Guns

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Item Details

Title

B-25J, Nose Guns

Subject

Airplanes
Military uniforms
Rosenblatt, Sy

Description

"Sy Rosenblatt adjusting feed chutes to 8 gun nose" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Nose Guns. S/Sgt Sy Rosenblatt contemplates the .50 caliber machine gun mounted in the bombardier's compartment in this B-25J. With two packet guns mounted on sides of the fuselage and the top turret gun locked in forward position, this photo reconnaissance plane could also engage in effective strafing attacks." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

1945

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.965

Spatial Coverage

Lingayen, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

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