historywars: “ Messerschmitt ground attack aircraft of the Luftwaffe fly in formation toward Allied targets over France. Late in the war, due to crippling losses, German pilots were often ill-trained for aerial combat, with relatively few.
The American "Powerful Poodle" takes a direct hit from flak over Ludwigshafen, Germany during her tenth, and last, sortie. She went down at Nov. All of the crew were killed. Note the bombs falling from the plane above her.
Supermarine Seafire L.IIIs of RNAS 808 Squadron on the deck of the escort aircraft carrier HMS Khedive entering the Grand Harbour of Valletta in Malta. July 1944 (Via Colourised Photos, Colourised by Royston Leonard UK)