Photo taken on April 8, 1945. This horrific picture is part of a photo sequence taken by the automatic bomb strike camera of a B-17. The photosequence shows the final 18 seconds of B-17G 42 ‘Wee Willie’ over Stendal, Saxony- Anhalt, Germany, after it was hit by an 88mm flak burst. [836 x 980]
It’s just a little wingless. It’s still good, it’s still good.
"Not to worry, we’re still flying half a plane."
Prolly turned the belly gunner into soup
That’s not good is it ?
Do we know if anyone made it out via parachute? My guess is no, but wanted to ask.