Black & White photograph of a United States Eighth Army Air Force Consolidated B-24D Liberator bomber flying through smoke during the Operation "Tidal Wave" bombing of one of the oil refineries at Ploesti [Ploiesti], Romania, on August 1, 1943. The B-24 Liberator belonging to the 93rd Bomb Group, 328th Bomb Squadron, has the marking, "GO", painted on the fuselage.
Arnold Clayton Watkins World War II Photograph Collection, 1942-1945
SpC MS 0006
Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections
Ploiesti, Battles of, Ploiesti, Romania, 1943-1944--Aerial photographs; Ploiesti (Romania)--History--Aerial photographs; World War, 1939-1945--Romania--Ploiesti--Aerial photographs; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Aerial photographs; United States. Army Air Forces--History--Aerial photographs; Bombers--United States--Aerial photographs; B-24 Bomber--Aerial photographs