Le FockeWulf FW190 Würger (pie-grièche), polyvalent, fut le premier vrai chasseur-bombardier de la Luftwaffe, destiné à remplacer le Ju-87 Stuka et le Bf-110. Bien que supérieur au Bf-109, il ne parvint pas à le supplanter.
The B-17 was famous for her durability and survivability. Here one B-17 of the 100th Bomber Squadron of the USAAF rests in an English airfield after being severely damaged by flack over Frankfurt. She was eventually repaired and returned to normal duty, 1944 ~
Soviet machine gunners of 20th Army fire on German positions on the Dnieper River during the First Battle of Smolensk following Germany’s initial invasion of the Soviet Union. Note how none of the Soviet troops wear helmets which continued being in shortage well into the war. Near Dorogobuzh, Smolensk Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union. 1 September 1941.