Grumman TBF Avenger from the US aircraft carrier over the sinking of the German U-118 submarine

Grumman TBF Avenger

Grumman TBF Avenger with the American escort aircraft carrier “Baugh” make a circle above the sinking of the German U-118 submarine in the Atlantic.


With a large radius of action and the ability to carry four depth bombs of 350 pounds each in the bomb bay, the Grumman TBF Avenger proved to be effective anti-submarine aircraft in both the Atlantic and the Pacific.



Source of photo information:

  1. www.ibiblio.org




Location: Atlantic
Date: June 12, 1943

In : 1943

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