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80-G-K-731 Douglas SBD-3 "Dauntless" scout-bomber

Photo #: 80-G-K-731 Douglas SBD-3 "Dauntless" scout-bomber
Title: Douglas SBD-3 "Dauntless" scout-bomber
Description: Douglas SBD-3 Dauntless scout-bomber, of Scouting Squadron 41 (VS-41) Takes a wave-off while attempting to land on USS Ranger (CV-4), 6 September 1942. Note Landing Signal Officer in the right center, and arresting gear wire across the flight deck. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-K-731
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