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WAVES Working on SBD Dauntless Aircraft

WAVES Working on SBD Dauntless Aircraft

WAVES Aviation Metalsmiths and Aviation Machinist’s Mates (AMM) working on an SBD Dauntless aircraft in the Assembly and Repair Department at Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, 24 July 1943. Working on the wing, at left, are Seaman 1st Class (AMM)…
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WAVES Aviation Machinist's Mates in Jacksonville, Florida

WAVES Aviation Machinist’s Mates in Jacksonville, Florida

WAVES Aviation Machinist’s Mates (AMM) working on a SNJ training plane and its Pratt & Whitney R-1340 radial engine at Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, circa 24 July 1943. They are (from left to right) Seaman 1st Class (AMM) Inez…
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WAVES Aircraft Mechanics Work on Training Plane

WAVES Aircraft Mechanics Work on Training Plane

WAVES aircraft mechanics dressed in dungaree uniforms, working on the Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp radial engine of a North American SNJ training plane at Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Whiting Field in Pensacola, Florida, circa 1943-45. Photo size: 3000 ×…
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