Aircraft Photo of 30194 | Goodyear ZNP-K | USA - Navy | AirHistory.net #320722
Location
City / Airport:Dayton - James M Cox Dayton InternationalMap
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KDAY   IATA: DAY   Local: DAY   Other: -
Event:Dayton Air Show 1953
 
Photo Date:1 September 1953 to 7 September 1953
Photo from:Bob Garrard Collection
Photo ID: 320722
Photo Comment

K-72 (Bu30194) saw action during WW2, and on April 18, 1945, dropped an acoustic torpedo against a German U-Boat. Although a destroyer heard an explosion no debris surfaced so it was not credited with a kill. Seen here at the 1953 Dayton Air Show, with "Join the US Naval Reserve - Be a Naval Aviation Cadet" titles.

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