My Bombsight View Of Wwii -

norden bombsight twin beech com - this is the norden bombsight in fact this is the probably the most famous norden bomb sight of them all victor 4120 an m9b is the sight that was used by tom ferebee to drop the first atomic bomb on hiroshima on august 6th 1945 this sight is presently installed in the nose of the most famous b 29 the enola gay which resides in the national air and space museum at dulles airport in, the flying circus pacific war 1943 as seen through a - i was a navigator on jim soderberg s crew from january 1943 in tuscon arizona until december 31 1943 when i got shot down while flying lady jeanne ii on my last mission when flying with clifton toepperwein while on our bomb run on alexishaffen in new guinea, glenn s computer museum - one of the most famous devices of ww ii is the norden bombsight often mentioned along with radar and the atomic bomb as the most umportant technologies in winning the war there is lots of good reference material on the web including this great site about for bombsights we are fortunate to have a complete norden bombsight with the optional x 1 reflex sight, list of world war ii films wikipedia - restrictions the film or miniseries must be concerned with world war ii or the war of ethiopia and the sino japanese war and include events which feature as a part of the war effort for short films see the list of world war ii short films for documentaries see the list of world war ii documentary films and the list of allied propaganda films of world war ii, amazon com top secret rosies the female computers of - this shopping feature will continue to load items in order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading, wwii story boeing b 17 this is it part 3 aafo com - author at upper right the attached letters were written to my sons richard and bob and to two of my grandchildren brant and margaret jane now in college, command of the air the allied bombing of germany - the strategic bombing campaign against germany contributed to the final victory during the war in europe by gerald astor behind the strategy that governed the american air war in europe during world war ii lay events and ideas that dated back to world war i and the 1920s, warfare history network the douglas sbd dauntless dive - marine and navy bomber pilots made history in the douglas sbd dauntless dive bomber fondly known as slow but deadly by john d gresham world war ii gave us many stories of aerial warfare men and their machines fighting their way to victory and glory in the name of humanity, b26 com 2005 guest book dedicated to martin b 26 - date 12 22 2005 time 10 28 pm i am trying to find out the names or nose art if any of any of the following b 26 planes of the 394th bomb group 585th squadron, b26 com 2002 guest book dedicated to martin b 26 - to mr trevor allen historian b26 com i would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for the marvelous work you have done in preserving the memories of the martin b 26 marauder and all of the crew members who flew aboard them during wwii, jimmy doolittle commander of the doolittle raid during - the surprise japanese raid on pearl harbor of december 7 1941 was only the beginning of bad news from the pacific in the ensuing weeks wake island singapore hong kong and most of the philippines were overrun by the japanese army within an incredibly short time the japanese had invaded and, vandercook proof press information - vanderson sons inc buy the hacker manufacturing company which also made proof presses block levelers and precision gauges, abandoned little known airfields texas northeast fort - since this site was first put on the web in 1999 its popularity has grown tremendously if the total quantity of material on this site is to continue to grow, honeywell history hon area org - the above section first appeared april 2004 the bendix story from materials submitted by rita f adrian 1881 august 12 vincent hugo bendix was born the son of the reverend jann bengston and his wife anna