Grumman TBF-1 Avenger

Lake Washington, 200'. This is a 600kHz image.

On August 17, 1942 a Grumman TBF-1 Avenger and a Grumman F4F Wildcat experienced a mid-air collision over Lake Washington during a training exercise out of the Sand Point Naval Air Station in Seattle. Sand Point was a major aviation crew training facility and was located on the west shore of the lake where Magnusun Park is now located. Grumman TBF-1 Avenger