Consolidated B-32 Dominator | 42-108532

Operator
386th BS, 312th BG, 5th AF, USAAF
Aircraft model
B-32A-20-CF

Florida Blanca Airstrip. The Philippines during the Summer of 1945. // This plane was attacked by Japanese fighters on reсcon mission over Tokyo August 18, 1945. One of last aerial combat fights of WW2. During the attack, Japanese fighter's fire hit the gunner Sgt. Anthony J.Marchione who died of his wounds onboard 'Hobo Queen II', he was for, some sources, the last US airman killed in action by enemy fire during WW II. <br><br> * Text source: (c) 'Dominator: The Story of the Consolidated B-32 Bomber' by Steve Harding.


Aircraft model

B-32 Dominator

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Registration number

42-108532

Aviator

Marchione Anthony J.

Consolidated B-32 Dominator | 42-108532


Okinawa,Japan, end of August 1945.


Aircraft model

B-32 Dominator

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Consolidated B-32 Dominator | 42-108532



Aircraft model

B-32 Dominator

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Consolidated B-32 Dominator | 42-108532