Aerial views, CG4A Glider, Baltimore and C-47

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Aerial views, CG4A Glider, Baltimore and C-47

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Nine photographs from an album. Starting at top left:
#1 is a view of a volcano with a smoke plume.
#2 is an oblique aerial view of Stromboli.
#3 is an oblique aerial view of an island. A beach with surf can be seen, as can the outline of the aircraft's engine.
#4 is an oblique aerial view of a hill top settlement.
#5 is an oblique aerial view of a hill or mountain.
#6 is an oblique aerial view of a settlement.
#7 is aground level view of a USAAF Waco CG4A glider, flying just above the ground.
#8 is an air to air view of the left side of a Martin Baltimore.
#9 is a ground level view of a Douglas C47 or Dakota taking off or landing.

Identification kindly provided by Stefano Arcifa of the Sicilia in Guerra - Sicily at War (1943) Facebook group.

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Nine b/w photographs on an album page

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PRidingRH21050064

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“Aerial views, CG4A Glider, Baltimore and C-47,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 24, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/37683.

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