1960s Aircraft Gallery

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(1) Consolidated PBY
Displayed at Earl Reinert's Museum outside Mundelein, IL,

I was told the airplane had crashed with fatalities in Lake Michigan. Who can tell us more?
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2) Cessna 182 Skylane
Southwest Airport, Springfield

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3) Martin B-26 Marauder
Air Force Museum, June 68
The AFM literature said this is a former French AF B-26F

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4) Martin B-26

Note the gravel of the earlier museum site. Hard to believe that the Boeing YB-52, the one with the long canopy like a B-47 on staroids, was displayed at this site until LadyBird Johnson -- as in President's WIFE Johnson -- complained that it looked ugly and it was cut up and melted down!

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with 183rd TFG
March 1973
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with 183rd TFG
January 1967
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with 183rd TFG,
January 1967
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with 183rd TFG
January 1967
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with 183rd TFG circa 1968
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with 183d TFG, March 1968



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