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1944 Print World War Two Pacific Theatre Helldiver Aircraft Landing XEKA3

1944 Print World War Two Pacific Theatre Helldiver Aircraft Landing XEKA3

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This is an original 1944 black and white halftone print of Landing Signal Officer Shailer Cummings aiding a Curtiss CB2C Helldiver aircraft of the 17th Carrier Bombing Squadron land safely on their aircraft carrier. Even in daylight and with the assistance of the aircraft carrier crews, landing on flight decks was dangerous and difficult.

Due to this image's release date, the name of the aircraft carrier shown is not given.

CONDITION

This 67+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.75 x 5 inches; 20 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Paddle, Hat, Historical Image, Plane, Propellor, Pilot, Wheels

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