Lieutenant Ellis Wallenberg inspects a hole in the propeller blades of his P-47D fighter

Lieutenant Ellis Wallenberg

Lt. Ellis Wallenberg of the 73rd Squadron of the 318th Fighter Group of the 7th US Air Force inspects the propeller blade of its P-47D Thunderbolt after combat departure.
The hole is made by a 20mm projectile cannon of a Japanese fighter.


Ellis Wallenberg died in battle July 15, 1945.



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Location: Pacific
Date: June 30, 1945
Photo by Ryuku Retto

In : 1945

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