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- Tags: Do 217
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#1 is a photograph of the underneath.
#2 is a photograph of the starboard side.
#3 is a silhouette of the front.
#4 is a silhouette…
Photo 2 is a night bombing variant. The view is from the front/starboard side.
Photo 2 is a DO 217 V4 seen from the front. Test pilot reports indicated poor handling and performance.
Photo 2 is a DO 217 N2, port side on the ground. Similar to the J2 but with different engines.
Photo 2 is a flying DO 217 seen from the rear and above.
Photo 3 is a starboard side view of a flying DO 217.
Notes on Hygiene, Water, Accommodation and conservancy in the field, Food, cookhouses and cooking, Law and…
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