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DaveTrojan

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I recently obtained this photo of an aircraft dump site
The caption on the back says: "Graveyard at Ewa after the attack"
I'm trying to ID the location, To me it could be Wheeler, but I'm not sure. The background clouds obscure the mountain tops. I was thinking that If the plane wreckage could Id if it were, Ewa Navy/Marine: wildcats, Vindicators, SBD or
Wheeler Army P-40, P-36, etc then I would know for sure which location. 
Here is the photo and a closeup. High resolution photo available. 
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Ewa 007 - Copy.jpg 
Ewa 007 - Copy (2).jpg 

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Pretty sure the the item in the box is a Vindicator Skeleton.  The short red arrow points to a place where the frame of the metal panels tapers down on an SBU.  The longer red arrow points to where the metal panels transitioned to the fabric covered empennage, the the blue arrow points to the metal section between the front and rear glass canopies.  
There is a well published picture of an intact, burned out Vindicator at Ewa, I would bet this is where it ended up.  Dennis Ewa 007 - Copy Vindicator skeleton.jpg

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There is a well published picture of an intact, burned out Vindicator at Ewa, I would bet this is where it ended up.  Dennis 

If you mean this one, I don't think it's the same plane - the one in the dump has more upper cockpit structure intact:
SB2U-3 Vindicator VMSB-231 Ewa 7 Dec 1941.jpg 

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Yes, that's the one.  I've also seen an aerial shot of it.  I also agree on it not being the same plane.  Dennis
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There were many Vindicators that we're burned in the attack.
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Dave,

That fuselage, center-left, certainly looks like a vindicator to me.
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