2009 Museums: CAF WWII Museum, Camarillo, CA

CMA - N34 12 49  W119 06 15

This is the Commemorative Air Force, Southern California Wing WWII Museum.  Here are the pictures I took there of the warbirds I saw that day:


 

Beechcraft:
  T-34 Mentor
    Front view
    Side view
    3/4 rear view

Curtiss-Wright:
  C-46F Commando, 1944 "China Doll" (N53594)
    Navigator Station
    Cockpit view
    Top panel
    Freight compartment
    Side view
    Nose Art
    Original Nose Art sketch
(by same artist who did Memphis Belle)

Fairchild:
  F-24R Forwarder, 1946 under restoration
    Its Ranger engine
  PT-19A Cornell, 19??  (N641BP)

Grumman:
  F6F-5 Hellcat, 1963 (N1078Z)
    3/4 Front view
  F8F-2 Bearcat, 1948
"201" (N7825C)
    3/4 front view
    Nose view
    Rear view
    Nose Art

Lockheed:
  P-38 Lightning remains
    Engine

Mitsubishi:
  A6M3 Zero (NX712Z)
    3/4 front view
    Being towed on the ramp
    Rear view

North-American:
  B-25J "Excecutive Sweet"
    Side view
    Nose Art

  PBJ-1J, 1945 "Semper Fi" (N5865V) under restoration
  SNJ-4, 1942 (N6411D) under restoration
  SNJ-5, 1943
(N89014)
    Being towed on the ramp
    Rear view

Vickers-Supermarine:
  Spitfire Mk. XIV "NH749" (NX749DP)
    Front view

Yakovlev:
  Yak-3
    Side view
    Front view

Engine Collection:
  Allison V-1710
  Continental C-40
  Lycoming R-680-7

  Ranger 440-C7
  Ranger L440-3