Handley Page HP.52 Hampden bomber over American South Dakota battleship

Handley Page HP.52 Hampden bomber


British bomber Handley Page HP.52 Hampden simulates an attack on the American battleship South Dakota (South Dakota (BB-57) in the Atlantic.
In the background there are battleships: on the right – the American Alabama (Alabama (BB-60) and the English Duke of York) (HMS Duke of York).
In the foreground, American anti-aircraft gunners about 20-mm anti-aircraft guns Mk.2/3/4.

 

Source of photo information:
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