Soviet pilots and technician Sergeant Bernard J. McGuire and Pe-2 bomber

Soviet pilots and technician Sergeant Bernard J. McGuire about Pe-2 bomber


Soviet pilots, ground personnel and the American soldier (center) against the Soviet dive bomber Pe-2 in Poltava in June 1944. American – Technician Sergeant Bernard J. McGuire from Tonawanda, NY, 348 Squadron, 99th Bomb Group.

In some foreign sources in the picture plane mistakenly identified as the Yak-4.

 

Photography Location: Poltava, Ukraine
Time taken: June 1944

 

 

Source: NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE US AIR FORCE

In : 1944

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