|B-24 Pilot Crashes And Becomes
Prisoner Of The Japanese
On that 28 December 1943 returning back from a bombing run, a B-24s of the 7th AAF out of Funafuti crashes into open sea. The B-24 along with several B-24 had made several successful bombing attacks on Japanese installations.
Upon returning back the Boeing 24 encountered heavy enemy attack, resulting mechanical problems over Majuro. The aircraft crashed in Japanese territory. The pilot became a prisoner of the Japanese and was reported missing in action. This aerial photo is of the B-24 in open water
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