A Plaque located at the base of the aircraft has the following inscription.
Airplanes - Military - Static Display - Fighters, Vehicle - Airplanes
“This F86L Sabre Jet was flown by the the Tennessee Air National Guard from 1957 – 1960 in support of the USAF Air Defense Command. After being retired from active service it was given to the City of Nashville. I was renovated and mounted in 1982 by these men of the Nashville Air National Guard Unit.”