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13th Seabees
B-29-50-BW 42-24802

505th Group, 482nd Squadron



This aircraft was also known as
Purple Shaft

13th Seabees

13th NCB (Naval Construction Battalion) arrived on Tinian in October 1944 and was assigned to 6th CB Brigade, transferred from 2nd CB Brigade.





 
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