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VP-24 Batmen P-3c Model

$234.00

Available on backorder

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VP-24 Batmen P-3c Model

Capture what it was like to be a VP-24 Batmen with this carefully carved wooden P-3c model.  Each model can proudly be displayed.  Size: 17 inches.

We can match any paint scheme, so please don’t hesitate to order custom.

Patrol Squadron 24 was a United States Navy “Black Cat” squadron that flew the PBY-5A (patrol bomber) and the consolidated PBY Catalina in the Pacific Theater of Operations of WWII (redesignated as VP-12). VP-24 served in Korean War flying Lockheed P-2 Neptune patrol planes. Later, they flew P-3 Orion aircraft. Other redesignations included the highly decorated VB-104 and VPB-104 during and VP-104 just after the war and VA-HM-13, returning to VP-24 Batmen before it was disestablished on April 30, 1995 as part of the post Cold War drawdown of forces.