This is a PT-19A, I know this because it's painted on the side of the plane. I've heard of them before, but never seen one in person.
He had the chance to meet the man who packed his parachute:
Captain Plumb was a POW for 2,103 days.
Here's a little more about him: http://speaker.charlieplumb.com/?page_id=7536
At the time, I did not know that Captain Plumb was still alive, or I would have required a picture with him. Thank you, Captain Plumb, for your service. Most glad to know you came home.