American B-25 and P-38 against the German Junkers Ju-52 transport aircraft

B-25, P-38, Junkers Ju-52

A group of American North American B-25 Mitchell bombers, under the cover of the Lockheed P-38 Lightning fighter, came across a large group of German Junkers Ju-52 transport aircraft in the Sicilian Strait. Of 35 Junkers Ju-52, the Americans shot down 25.

 

 

Location: Mediterranean Sea
Date: May 1943

In : 1943

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