Photo #: 80-G-424091
Soviet MiG-15 Jet Fighter
Photographed during an air battle in which a MiG-15 was shot down over North Korea by F9F-2 "Panther" fighters from USS Leyte (CV-32). Note puff of smoke behind the MiG.
Photograph is dated 23 November 1950.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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22 October 1999