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(Eric Long and Mark Avino)

Inside a Flying Fortress

Look inside one of the only surviving B-17Gs with a combat record

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(Eric Long and Mark Avino)

The nature of bomber interception made the tail of the aircraft a frequent target and the B-17 tail gunner had to trust in the armor plate in front of his kneeling position to protect him.

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