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Naval History and Heritage Command

Patched to Fly Another Day

Sailors and WAVES work on a plane part
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Howard Baer; 1943; Framed Dimensions 25H X 31W
Accession #: 88-159-Y as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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In the Navy, it's everybody together. Here, it's the WAVE and sailor together to patch bullet holes in the wing tip pontoon of a naval flying boat in from patrol duty.

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