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Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« on: December 02, 2019, 02:37:33 PM »

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2019, 02:42:45 PM »
that would be fun!!!   :happy1:
a bad day of fishing is still better than a good day at work!!

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2019, 02:46:21 PM »
Life............. what happens while your making other plans. John Lennon

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2019, 04:14:32 PM »
Way cool Rebs! Our band director when I was in grade school was a belly gunner on a B-17.  :happy1:
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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2019, 05:11:15 PM »
Two of my uncles were on 'forts...one a bombardier, the other a radio operator. Worst spot was that belly gunner. Many died when they were stuck in there from damage and plane had to land with wheels stuck in up position....adios, pal.

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2019, 05:12:24 PM »
I finally watched that.  How cool would that be.  They must have been almost giddy when they poured oil in it and it actually worked!

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #6 on: December 03, 2019, 09:35:20 AM »
It looks like it would have been really hard to hit enemy fighters from one of those belly guns.

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Re: Gun fun at Bomber Camp!
« Reply #7 on: December 04, 2019, 08:32:28 AM »
Might be fun with the neighbors cats.........

 

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