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D C 3 Whiskey 7 Take Off
D C 3 Whiskey 7 Take Off
D C 3 Whiskey 7 Take Off Gallery: Aircraft Description: The National Warplane Museum of Geneseo New York, sent its flagship Douglas C-47 Skytrain across the Atlantic on a pilgrimage to mark the 70 th Anniversary of D Day. Affectionately known as "Whiskey 7", from its distinctive markings, it served with the 12th Air Force in the Mediterranean theatre during 1943 before being transferred to the U K. In the early hours of D Day itself it was one of the lead ships of the 37th Troop Carrier Squadron, dropping paratroops of the 82nd Airborne Division near St Mere - Eglise.
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