PHOTO OF THE WEEK



The World War II Photo of the Week
for 29 November 1999


B-17 FOR DITCHING PRACTICE (24 K)

Ditching Practice

A B-17, stripped of engines, tail, wingtips, and other parts, lies in a pond at an unidentified air base to allow aircrews to rehearse evacuations after ditching in water. Photo from the Webmaster's collection.

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