F-84 Photos from Steve Grivno

Photos of F-84 aircraft by, or from the collection of, Steve Grivno, who worked at Naval Air Facility China Lake, California during the mid-sixties. These photos were taken at China Lake. Used by permission.

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Steve Grivno at China Lake in 1968 with remains (nose sections) of F-3 Demon and F-89.


REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

Wanted to hear from or find information about, Major Vince or Vance Armstrong and Airman Richard Prat, Pilot and Crew Chief of F-84C 47-1505 of the 136 Fighter Wing Texas Air National Guard during the Korean War and post Korean War years for a magazine article. If you know their whereabouts or are a friend or relative, or if you have any pictures of or had any contact with this aircraft, F-84C 47-1505, please contact Steve Grivno at [email protected] or PO Box 275, Crookston, MN 56716 or phone 218-281-4664 (W) or 1360 (H.). See also right photo in first row below.


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Right side of P-84C 47-1505.

Left side of P-84C 47-1505.

Closeup of Left side of P-84C 47-1505 showing details of war action by "Your 136th Wing in Korea."




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Closeup of Texas ANG emblem on left side of nose. No color date is provided.

Closeup of State of Texas seal on right side of nose. No color date is provided.

Okay, it's not F-84 related. Nose section of B-47 languishes at China Lake.




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Republic's serial number tag from P-84C 47-1505.

USAAF's service acceptance tag from P-84C 47-1505.

Plaque of aircraft service acceptance and serial number tags, with the two tags from the F-84C among them. The ruler at bottom gives an idea of scale.


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