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80-G-439877 Vought F4U-4B "Corsair" fighter plane

Photo #: 80-G-439877  Vought F4U-4B "Corsair" fighter plane
Title: Vought F4U-4B "Corsair" fighter plane
Caption:
Description: Photo #: 80-G-439877 Vought F4U-4B Corsair fighter plane Heads for a crash landing, with smoke pouring out of its starboard side, during operations off Korea, 22 October 1950. Photographed from USS Philippine Sea (CV-47). The carrier in the middle distance appears to be USS Valley Forge (CV-45). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-439877
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Topic
  • Aviation
  • Damage
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  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
  • Korean Conflict 1950-1954
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