Operation Torch, November 1942. Planes of USS Ranger (CV-4) en-route to invade French North Africa, November 1942. Aviation Machinist’s Mate 1/C R.M. Price, USNR, offered Aviation Radioman 3/C M.S. Waterson, USN, left $2340 for the latter’s rear seat in a dive bomber but was turned down. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.