The organised formation of the bomber planes high above ground are a completely different picture to the fire and confusion going on where the bombs hit and this is a very good example of order and disorder in war.
Crew of B-17 Flying Fortress prepares for mission. When the men of an 8th Air Force group gave the town of Thetford, UK, a plaque, honoring it as the birthplace of Thomas Caine, American patriot philosopher & author, the crew of the B-17 thought it would be appropriate to name their plane " Tom Caine", and to inscribe it with one of his famous remarks : " Tyranny, like Hell, is not easy conquered."
The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is a four-engine heavy bomber aircraft developed in the 1930s for the then United States Army Air Corps (USAAC). Competing against Douglas and Martin for a contract to build 200 bombers, the Boeing entry outperformed both competitors and more than met the Air Corps' expectations. 1938 wem