WWII in color: Rare photos from 1942 show Flying Fortress

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    W.G.Ewald Defence Professionals/ DFI member of 2 Defence Professionals

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    Indians should know this lady. :)
     
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    Several more photos at link.
     
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    ^^ who is she?
     
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    Maragaret Bourke White, who took the iconic photo of Gandhi weaving with the wheel.

    (P.S.: I googled)
     
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    I think she is Margaret Bourke-White. She did a lot of photography in India during and after British rule in India for Life magazine.
     
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    she was in the a night at the museum 2 :truestory:
     
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    W.G.Ewald Defence Professionals/ DFI member of 2 Defence Professionals

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    Are you thinking of Amy Adams who played Amelia Earhart?
     
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    angeldude13 Lestat De Lioncourt Senior Member

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    yup.
    i guess she is amelia earhart
     
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    Amelia Earhart died in 1937, though. The picture is from 1942.

    Amelia Earhart - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    This is from a review of Margaret Bourke-White's biography.
    Margaret Bourke-White, Review by Elsa Dorfman
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