Australian airmen training on a Sunderland

Australian airmen training on a Sunderland

Two groups of Australian airmen training in Britain. On top of the wing mechanics are preparing a Sunderland flying boat, while on the ground a navigation is being practiced.
Short Sunderland Squadrons of World War 2, Jon Lake. A look at the service carrier of the most successful British flying boat of the Second World War, and a key component in Coastal Command's battle against the U-boat. Covers the introduction of the aircraft, its role in the Battle of the Atlantic, the Mediterranean, West Africa and other theatres.
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 October 2008), Australian airmen training on a Sunderland , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_short_sunderland_training.html

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