Native children posing next to landing gear of the American B-17 bomber "Frank Buck" bomber which was forced to land near their village and await salvage.


  • Date: 1942
  • Location: Papua New Guinea
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: B17, Aircraft, Bombers, Planes, Us Armed Forces, People And Customs, New Guinea, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: George Strock
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_582225
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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