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80-G-469816 Grumman F6F-3 "Hellcat" fighter

Grumman F6F-3 "Hellcat" fighter
Title: Grumman F6F-3 "Hellcat" fighter
Caption: Prepares to take off from USS NASSAU (CVE-16), October 1943. Another F6F-3 is flying by, apparently after being waved-off during a landing attempt. Note chockman ready to release wheels. Photographed by Ensign Wayne Miller, USNR.
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Catalog #: 80-G-469816
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator: Photograph by Ensign Wayne Miller, USNR.
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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