F6F Hellcat

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1st Lieutenant
May 30, 2011
Cape Canaveral
Stunning photo of a restored Hellcat in flight. And you see them so seldom with the canopy open as well. From Flight Journal. And you can see why that camo scheme was effective, too.

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Note that the F6F was used as a fighter bomber in the ETO, specifically Operation Dragoon, the invasion of the south of France.

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