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National Museum of Marine Corps & Heritage Center
U. S. Marine Corps Museum (USMC Museum)

Link18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
Triangle, VA 22172
Tel +1 877-653-1775

Admission: Free
The U. S. Marine Corps Museum (USMC Museum) was located at MCAS Quantico in Quantico, VA. On Veterans Day 2006 the new National Museum of Marine Corps & Heritage Center was rededicated with a new museum. This museum tells the history of the U. S. Marine Corps from inception to the present day and includes a World War II gallery.

Leatherneck Gallery
Circular entrance gallery located at the center of the museum. Includes a diorama of the USMC landing at Tarawa. Suspended above are a number of aircraft including an SBD Dauntless and two Corsairs.

F4U-4 Corsair Bureau Number 97369
Displayed in the Leatherneck Gallery suspended from the ceiling painted in USMC markings with nose number 369 with drop tanks.

FG-1A Corsair Bureau Number 13459
Displayed in the Leatherneck Gallery suspended from the ceiling painted in the markings of 13486 fuselage number 86 with rockets.

SBD-5 Dauntless Bureau Number 06583
Displayed in the Leatherneck Gallery suspended from the ceiling

World War II Gallery
This gallery covered World War II history including displays, artifacts and larger items on display including aircraft, tanks and weapons.

MXY7 Model 11 Ohka Manufacture Number 1018 Number I-13
Displayed in the World War II Gallery suspended from the ceiling

F4F-4 Wildcat Bureau Number 12114
Displayed in the World War II Gallery suspended from the ceiling

F6F-3 Hellcat Bureau Number 41476
Displayed at the museum

R4D-6 Skytrain Bureau Number 17278
Displayed at the museum

PBJ Mitchell Bureau Number
Displayed at the museum

TBM-3E Avenger Bureau Number 85890
Displayed at the museum

References
National Museum of the Marine Corps official website
National Museum of the Marine Corps - Leatherneck Gallery
National Museum of the Marine Corps - World War II Gallery


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