Aviation Photo #2408707 Grumman TBF-1C Avenger - USA - Navy

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This venerable old Avenger was delivered to the Navy in Nov. 42 and served in the Pacific on board USS Enterprise, USS Saratoga and with VF-12 on Guadalcanal. She was SOC in July 1945 and became a Hollywood film prop before being acquired by Yanks in 1980. She is now undergoing restoration, part of which included removing lots of Japanese 27 mm bullets from her tail!.
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    Alastair T. Gardiner
    USA - Navy
    Grumman TBF-1C Avenger
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    05997
    Chino
    California
    USA
    July 26, 2013
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