Around 6: Politics N. Gay, Jr. There was a huge hole in the flight deck just behind the amidship elevator. His wounded gunner was dying. Gay kept his souvenir until donating it to the National Museum of American History in George Henry Gay Jr.
With his rudder control and ailerons shot to pieces, Gay splashed into the Pacific.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Navy Torpedo Squadron 8: An email has been sent to with a link to confirm list signup. Gay suffered severe flash burns on his left leg.
He is shown here with a nurse recuperating at Pearl Harbor.