Douglas B-23 Dragon

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  1. Snautzer01

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    Always liked the look of the B-23. They use to have one (converted to a transport) sitting out side of the Air Force Museum. Not sure if it's still there.
     
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    Yes the AF museum still has their Dragon. Kermit Weeks has one and I know of at least one other at a satellite USAF museum that has one with the tail gun in it.

    I read in Air Classics that Dolittle wanted to use the 23 in place of the 25 in the Hornet raid, but the wing span was too wide.
     
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    The first time I saw one I thought it was a twin engined B-17
     
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    Good shot! Thanks for sharing.
     
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