Larry Nelson WWII Photos

Photographs 0041 to 0050



PHOTO 0041:  D-DAY +1 - Another Unknown Aerial.
Another D-Day +1 aerial.
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Can anyone identify the exact location?



 
PHOTOS 0042 to 0044:  Orne River Series Aerial Series (D-Day +1).
We've found more photos which are part of series with photo 0002 (as well as 0023, 0037, 0038).  Thanks to previous information received by IAN DAGLISH and DAVID OLIE we know the location of these photos and have a more complete picture of the Orne River surveillance on June 7th 1944.
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Click here (or the image) to view photo 0043
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PHOTO 0045:  Winston in a "Jerry Stork"
The back of this photo has the phrase "Jerry Stork" 
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RICHARD GAZLEY and DAVID OLIE have written explaining the German Storch (aka Stork) was a light recon plane.
See their emails by clicking on the photo.



 
PHOTO 0046:  Villers-Bocage Roadsign
Located southwest of Caen, Villers-Bocage was the scene for a dramatic battle on June 13th, 1944.  There is no date with the photo.
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Does anyone have any insight that might lead to dating this photo?



 
PHOTO 0047:  German Plane - Ju 52/3m
Another photo of a German seaplane.  This plane looks similar to 0035, which a number of people identified as a Junkers 52/3m. 
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We asked if this was another Ju 52/3m (like photo 0035).  DAVID OLIE wrote to say that it is in fact a Ju 52/3m.



 
PHOTO 0048:  An Allied Plane - Typhoon
Our second allied plane.
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DAVID OLIE and SHAUN CARTER have emailed us with some excellent notes regarding this photo and 0049.  Click on the photos to see their info (including some fantastic links provided by Shaun Carter).


 
PHOTO 0049:  Battle Colours - Mustang
Our third allied plane.  The back of this photo has the note:  "Battle Colours  Last Days at Odiham.".
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DAVID OLIE and SHAUN CARTER have emailed us with some great historical info  regarding this photo and 0048.  Click on the photos to see their notes (including more fantastic links provided by Shaun Carter).



 
PHOTO 0050:  Johnathon Morrow Sketch:  Airlift Party Passing Coast
This is a photo of a sketch by Larry's friend, artist John Morrow.  It is entitled "Airlift Party Passing Coast".
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