Aircraft Photo of G-RUMW / JV579 | Grumman FM-2 Wildcat | UK - Navy | AirHistory.net #84705
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-RUMW
Alternate Serial:JV579
Military Code:F
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman F4F/FM Wildcat (G-18/36/52/53)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman F4F/FM Wildcat (G-18/36/52/53)
Aircraft Version:Grumman FM-2 Wildcat
Licence-built by:General Motors
C/n (msn):5765
Operator Painted:UK - Navy
Aircraft Name:The Old Thing
Location
City / Airport:DuxfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGSU   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
 
Photo Date:29 December 2012
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 84705
Photo Comment

Pictured on some winter down-time in one of the hangars at Duxford. She wears markings from a Wildcat (Martlet) VI from 846 Sqd, RN and carries the serial JV579 on the rear fuselage.

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