Aircraft of WW II and Aircraft Recognition Training

Aircraft Recognition chapter (67 pages downloadable .PDF file) August 1943 from the Las Vegas Gunnery School training manual (courtesy of Vince Parker, B-17 Tail Gunner).

Aircraft Recognition - Las Vegas Gunnery School - 1943
Below is a basic educational set of images for identification of 14 historically important USAAF WW II Aircraft created by the Air Force History and Museums Program,
(Note: The image set does not include all important American WWII aircraft, e.g., Navy aircraft such as the Corsair, Hellcat, Wildcat, SBD Dauntless, Avenger, etc.)