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David Douglas Duncan


World War II
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Photographer with camera looking out of plastic nose-cone of belly tank.

[David Douglas Duncan inside the plexiglass-nosed wing tank of a P-38, 1945.] "As I sweated, all of the moisture condensed on the inside of the tank and plexi-glass [sic] nose, and I had trouble wiping away the water so that I could make pictures." Yankee Nomad, p. 171.

Photo by Tech. Sgt. Corkran