Douglas SBD-3, “Dauntless”, ‘Scouting Six’, USS Enterprise
‘S-1’ was a “Dauntless” assigned to Scouting Squadron Six, (VS-6) and was flown from
USS Enterprise, (CV-6), by Lt. Wilmer “Earl” Gallaher.
Lt. Gallaher flew this aircraft, putting the first of four 1,000 pound bombs delivered by Enterprise pilots, into the flight deck of HMIJS Kaga, at 10:25 AM, on the morning of 4 June, 1942.
Model is the 1:48 Hasegawa kit…
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