26 May '18, 12pm

World War II 'Jolly Rogers' Bomber Found in South Pacific

World War II 'Jolly Rogers' Bomber Found in South Pacific

Hammered by Japanese anti-aircraft fire off the shores of New Guinea, the B-24 Liberator bomber became engulfed in flames, breaking apart in midair. The co-pilot gave one final salute before the plane plunged toward the waters of the South Pacific on March 11, 1944, as others watched in anguish from a nearby aircraft. That was the last contact anyone had with the aircraft nicknamed "Heaven Can Wait" -- until now. Researchers announced this week that with a combination of underwater electronic gadgetry and old-school detective work, they had found the wreckage of the aircraft more than a mile out to sea. Among the 11 servicemen who went down with the plane was 2nd Lieutenant Donald W. Sheppick of Roscoe, Pa., an hour south of Pittsburgh in Washington County. "I was awestruck," said nephew Rich Sheppick, of Charleroi, Pa., after learning of the find. "This all was like a rev...

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