Item GUI 509, Wing Span 16-1/2 inches,1/38 Scale The Grumman TBF initial
production order for 286 planes was placed in the latter part of 1940 and,
between 1942 and the end of the 1943, 2, 293 Avenger were built and delivered to
the U.S. Navy. It became the Navy standard torpedo-bomber of World War 2 and
first saw action on June 4, 1942, at the historic Battle of midway. Used right
up to 1954, Avenger also saw service with the Royal Navy, Canadian Royal Navy
and the French Aeronavale.
PVHC Price: $14.23