A bomber that is certainly holier than thou. The holes are the result of splinters from an anti-aircraft rocket that exploded next to this Handley Page Halifax Mark II over Central Europe during WWII. Remarkably she was able to make it back to base in Italy.
I follow this guy's channel - he's a jet tech rebuilding jet engines. Every now and again he'll take a walk through someones old warbird collection. Every time I see all the complicated hardware in even the early birds, I can't help but think of the crews scrambling to patch up the mess the flak and bullets left behind.ReplyDelete
It's amazing so many made it back.Delete
I was going to link this on Facebook until I remembered the title! - lolReplyDelete