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Forth Worth: 1942

Forth Worth: 1942

October 1942. Transport assembly hall at the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation plant in Fort Worth, Texas. Lowering an engine into place. View full size. 4x5 Kodachrome transparency by Howard Hollem for the Office of War Information.

 

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worked at this plant.

It's a Liberator...

The oval cowling was unique to that bird.

It's a ....

B-24. The oval cowling on the engine is a good tip.

Any guesses on the aircraft?

Consolidated made B-24s, I believe. Was this one?

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