Grumman Martlet descending below decks

Grumman Martlet descending below decks
Picture of a Grumman Martlet of the Fleet Air Arm descending into the hanger of a British carrier. Note the wings, folded back along the length of the aircraft.

Taken from Fleet Air Arm, HMSO, published 1943, p.33

Wildcat Aces of World War 2, Barrett Tillman. Osprey Aircraft of the Aces 3. A well balanced look at the combat service of the Grumman F4F Wildcat, the most important Allied naval fighter for most of the Second World War, looking at its service with the US Navy from Pearl Harbor to the end of the war, and its role with the Fleet Air Arm. [see more]
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (19 March 2007), Grumman Martlet descending below decks, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_grumman_martlet4.html

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