He saw the tail and a large part of the rear compartment of the Stuka wobble and then sheer away.
They sent the Stuka into a nose dive, spewing bombs to lighten their load, but they were not fast enough.
Stan put her up 200 feet; and then, his motor screaming, he laid over and was upon the Stuka, his guns belching death.
His Brownings opened up and he saw the Stuka stagger and swerve as he thundered past in a hissing dive.
No one challenged Garret when he claimed one Stuka and a Messerschmitt.
Stan imagined he could hear the Stuka leader's voice crackling in over the radio.
The Stuka was sloping down toward one of the transport ships.
A Stuka bomb drops on me and I wake up hours later and miles away.
The Hawk faded to the right and another Stuka rolled past him, unaware that death was dropping from the sky.
Whirling crazily, smoke billowing up from its torn body, the Stuka went down, landing with a splash close alongside the transport.
German dive bomber of World War II, 1940, from German shortening of Sturzkampfflugzeug, from sturz "fall" + kampf "battle" + flugzeug "aircraft."