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    Battle of the Bulge - In color
     
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    5th Panzer Division, somewhere on the eastern front
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    Top 11 Misconceptions of World War 2
     
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    A Douglas A-20G Havoc night fighter of the 417th Night Fighter Squadron does a little daylight low flying down in the weeds possibly near the Orlando, Florida base where they were formed.
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    A squadron of Luftwaffe Ju-52 Junkers stream low over the Russian countryside near Demjansk, south of Leningrad.
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    Thought to have been taken in the region of Canterbury, New Zealand in 1944
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    A USAAF P-47 Thunderbolt at extreme low level. Note that the sweep of the camera's pan has bent the buildings in the background
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    Disregarding the hazards involved, a USAAF 8th Air Force P-47 attacks a flak tower at a German airfield in occupied France.
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    A pair (if you include the photo aircraft) of Italian Savoia Marchetti SIAI SM-79s in North Africa in 1942
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    P-38 Lightning
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    An A-20 Havoc beats up sand dunes at Benghazi in 1942.
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    Blenheim aircraft from 60 Squadron RAF level out for the "run in" to make a mast-head attack on a Japanese coaster off Akyab, Burms in 1942.
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    Dornier Do-17 light bombers approach England
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    A Macchi 200 buzzing an Allied pilot.
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    Mitsubishi G4M Bettys in the Pacific
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    Some WW II colorized aircraft pictures
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    Some more WW II colorized aircraft pictures
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    Some armor to round out the day
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    Eastern Front Pictures
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