SPECIAL Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat VF-40 Guadalcanal 24x48 Relic Display - 2

One of a kind. Own an authentic piece of this combat veteran Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat, with huge well preserved blue and white national insignia from the upper portside wing, with very rare red surround. 
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Built in mid-1943, this Grumman F6F-3 (08974) served in combat against the Japanese Empire in the South Pacific.
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Assigned to Fighter Group 40 (VF-40), this aircraft operated from Henderson Field on Guadalcanal and supported Allied operations in the New Georgia Campaign, and later, from Espiritu Santo during the Borneo Campaign. Rescued in 1980, these parts of 08974 finally returned to the United States in 2019.
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Special custom-trimmed 48 x 24-inch open frame display. Matte canvas. Ready to hang.
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Signed and numbered - one of one.


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