This'll bring a tear to your eye...

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  1. gumbyk

    gumbyk Well-Known Member

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    Not as much as perfectly sound Corsairs being shoved off a carrier so they could be struck off lend lease. Contaminating the ocean instead of breaking them up and having sound airframes and engines for airshows.
     
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    Never pleasant to see such waste.
     
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    Ever notice that this footage is often used in documentaries to show the slaughter of 8th Air Force bombers over fortress Europe?
     
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    Yes! I'd often wonder what happened to that B-17 - now I know!
     
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    It is sad footage but also pretty interesting...
     
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