The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

War pilots learn to fear ground fire : one of the 17,000 Bofor guns ordered from the Swedish

One of the 1,700 Bofor guns ordered from the Swedish armament works by the British for the air defense of the great manufacturing and commercial centers of England. In this image, several men in suits watch as military men operate the gun.


1937-12-05

9.7 x 15.4 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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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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  • Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)

 

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