#WW2Flyover! Battle of Midway: SBD Dauntless Dive Bombers and PBY Catalinas
- U.S. Navy Douglas SBD-3 “Dauntless” dive bombers are launched at the Japanese Fleet during the Battle of Midway, June 4-6, 1942. (Excerpted from: THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY, 1942; Navy Motion Picture Films series)
- Navy fighters during the attack on the Japanese fleet off Midway, June 4-6, 1942. In the center of the picture, a burning Japanese fleet is visible.
- A PBY-5A Catalina patrol bomber cruises against a backdrop of snow-clad mountains in Aleutian Islands, searching for enemy activity., 3/1943
Stay tuned as we’ll feature many of these aircraft in a series of #WW2FlyOver Posts!