The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

War pilots learn to fear ground fire : the same plane near the ground, on its fatal plunge

A flaming Japanese bomber falls from the sky over Nanking (Nanjing), China. In the foreground is smoke from a Japanese bomb dropped by another bomber.


6.9 x 4.8 cm

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (December 5, 1937), Graphic Section, p. 8

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