The Carrier War - Book
From the Collection of Ringwood RSL Sub-Branch 16 Station Street Ringwood Victoria
- Vinyl and paper
- 290mm x 240mm, 176 pages
- Time Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, USA (Maker)
- Dauntless dive bombers from the United States aircraft carrier Enterprise head for safety after setting off a fatal conflagration on the flight deck of the Japanese flat top Akagi.
The action painted for the epic of flight by the eminent aviation artist R.G.Smith took place on June 4, 1942 at the battle of Midway, a pivotal US victory in the pacific during world war 11.
- 8 Jul 2019 at 10:08AM