Alexander Vraciu Signed F6F Hellcat 1:72 Model Plane (PSA COA)

  • Lot number 3883959
  • Total bids 18
  • High bid $119.70
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F6F Hellcat 1:72 Scale Model Plane has been hand-signed by Alexander Vraciu (D. 2015). Please see photos for more details regarding the condition of the model plane.

Alexander Vraciu (November 2, 1918 – January 29, 2015) was a United States Navy fighter ace, a Navy Cross recipient, and a Medal of Honor nominee during World War II. At the end of the war, Vraciu ranked fourth among the U.S. Navy's flying aces, with 19 enemy planes downed during flight and 21 destroyed on the ground. After the war, he served as a test pilot and was instrumental in forming the post-war Naval and Marine Air Reserve program. From 1956 to 1958 Vraciu led his own fighter squadron, VF-51, for twenty-two months. He retired from the U.S. Navy with the rank of commander on December 31, 1963. Vraciu later moved to Danville, California, and worked for Wells Fargo.

The autograph includes an official PSA/DNA hologram and matching COA for authenticity purposes.

Authentication: PSA COA

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