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Warbirds at Roost

Seaplanes on a runway
Description: Painting, Oil on Board; by William F. Draper; 1942; Framed Dimensions 16H X 20W
Accession #: 88-189-F
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The late afternoon at the hanger area at Kodiak is a crowded scene of activity as OS2Us and other search planes come in from maneuvers and patrols of the day. In the foreground is the huge wing of a PBY. These big ships not only patrol for enemy surface craft but also haul mail and personnel.

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  • Art
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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