Sept. 1942 USAAF & USN Operators Manual for Allison Engine Installations by General Motors
ARTIFACT: This is a third edition (September 15, 1942) "Operators Manual for Allison Engine Installations" by the Allison Division of General Motors Corporation of Indianapolis, Indiana. The Allison engine was used in both USAAF and USN aircraft: it was a part of the P-38 Lightning, the P-40 Warhawk and the P-39 Airacobra, among others. The book has some graphs and black and white illustrations to accompany the text.
VINTAGE: Published September 15, 1942 (World War II).
SIZE: 129 pages; approximately 6"e; in height and 4-1/8" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Vinyl cover, paper, metal binding comb.
MARKINGS: Third Edition-September 15, 1942 Litho., U.S.A.-10M.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII United States Army Air Forces/Navy manual collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEL96 LAAEX1/14
CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The book has almost no wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.