Aircraft Photo of N9593C | Grumman TBM-3E Avenger | USA - Navy | AirHistory.net #323901
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N9593C
Military Code:301
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Version:Grumman TBM-3E Avenger
C/n (msn):2211
Operator Painted:USA - Navy
Location
City / Area:Tucson / Pima Museum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:Arizona, United States
Collection:Pima Air and Space Museum
 
Photo Date:11 February 2008
Photo by:Kas van Zonneveld
Photo ID: 323901
Photo Comment

Entered service with the US Navy in February 1945 as 69472. to Frontier Airways between 1963 and 1964 as N9593C, operating as fire service 'D5'. Acquired by the museum by 1983 and painted in the markings of the T-1 (Navy Torpedo Squadron 1) on the USS Essex CV-9 circa 1944.

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