JACQUES TREMPE COLLECTION
No. 2891. Grumman G-50 F6F-3 Hellcat ("F-36") US Navy
Photographed May 15, 1943
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS) Photo No. 3424
02/28/2007. Remarks by Jack McKillop: "This Hellcat is shown in the markings of Fighting Squadron Four (VF-4) which was established on May 1, 1943 at NAS Alameda, California, located on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay adjacent to Oakland. The squadron was redesignated VF-1 on July 15, 1943 when it was assigned to Carrier Air Group One (CVG-1)."
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