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Green Hornet - Zamperini's Downed B-24

Green Hornet - Zamperini's Downed B-24 American History World War II Tragedies and Triumphs

This image depicts "Green Hornet" - a B-24D bearing serial number 41-24097 - which crashed into the Pacific Ocean with Louis Zamperini and his crewmates aboard. 

Three of the men survived the May 27, 1943 crash; two survived a cross-Pacific trek on a life raft.

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Media Credits

Image of "Green Hornet" - from the National Archives - provided by George Kurz.

 

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