Train Busters

Discussions on all (non-biographical) aspects of the Luftwaffe air units and general discussions on the Luftwaffe.
Edward L. Hsiao
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Re: Train Busters

Post by Edward L. Hsiao » 09 Jan 2021 09:14

Were there any US "Train Busters" in the Pacific area during WWII?

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Edward L. Hsiao
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Re: Train Busters

Post by Edward L. Hsiao » 10 Jan 2021 08:59

Were locomotives hard to destroy by cannon shells and machine guns fired by planes. Depending of what material that a locomotive use.

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Michael Kenny
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Re: Train Busters

Post by Michael Kenny » 10 Jan 2021 09:37

Locomotives live all their lives on the edge. The smallest fault can have catastrophic consequences

https://vintagenewsdaily.com/24-bizarre ... centuries/

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