PBY-5 Photograph

With a range of 2,990 miles and the ability to land on water, Consolidated PBY-5s in the Marshall Islands were operated by Navy Patrol (VP) squadrons.  These aircraft often accompanied VMB-613 on strikes, serving as an air-sea rescue or Dumbo aircraft. 

Photograph:  U.S. Navy Historical Archives

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