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The Naval Aircraft Factory N3N was an American tandem-seat, open cockpit, primary training biplane aircraft built by the Naval Aircraft Factory (NAF) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during the 1930s.
Bingo! Thanks much, Anon.
Thanks Anon,I've been pondering the identity for more than 60 years. I appreciate the information.BogsidePS: And thanks to CW for posting it.
You're welcome. That was not just informative, but fun as well. The internet is amazing.
A.K.A. "Yellow Peril." (http://www.navalaviationmuseum.org/history-up-close/n3n-original-yellow-peril/) My Dad learned to fly these at the Naval Academy in 1950ish, one of the last to do so. He liked them okay but preferred jets like the T-33.