Aircrew USN VBF-8 Buz Sawyer and Brooker at Yokosuka 19th Oct 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Downing's division 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Austerman NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Beaulieu Ens Teater NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Beaulieu NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Bickerstaff NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Bill Bond NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Blank NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Brooker NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Buz Sawyer NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Clarke NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Coble NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Coble NAS Puunene 1945 2

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Dalton NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Dan Cannon NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Dick Carlson NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Don BB Eyes Branson NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Gordon Gordo Woolley NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Haughwout NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Hoffman NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens JD Andrews NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens JD Andrews NAS Puunene 1945 02

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens JE Andrews 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Jim Bush 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Johnson NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Morella 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Pond 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Roger Wesala NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Ruzicka 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Sarver NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Smith 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Smith NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Sthelin NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Strange NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Tyler NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens Verbeck NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Ens William Everett Wentzel KIA 31st Aug 1945 carquals CVE-53 USS Casablanca off Saipan F6F-5 BuNo 72016 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LCDR Kicker NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LCDR Norman Emil Petersen CO NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Buz Sawyer NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Downing NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Ed Callan NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Blackwell NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Don Butcher NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Don Hope NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Hubbard NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Lair NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Nicholl NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Northrop NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Tom Hardy NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Walters NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 LtJG Wilson NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Johnston NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Maggie Magee division leader NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Mitch Mitchell NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Nick Ford NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Pinky Schulze NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Schuncke grave Saipan 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Struthers NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Tom Neely NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Vansant NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Lt Wentzel KIA off Saipan 31st Aug 1945 landing aboard CVE-53 USS Casablanca NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 NAS Puunene 1945 Carlson Johnson Callan Wasala 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 Neely Ruzika Wentzel JE Andrews NAS Puunene 1945 01

Aircrew USN VBF-8 pilots at NAB Kagman Point Aug 1945 01

Confidential document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0A

Confidential document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0B

Confidential document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0C

Confidential document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0D

Curtiss C 46 Commando White 41 at Kwajalein 1945 01

Curtiss C 46 Commando White 49 at Kwajalein 1945 01

Curtiss C 46 Commando White 49 at Kwajalein 1945 02

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0A

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0B

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0C

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0D

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0E

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0F

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0G

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0H

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0I

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0J

Document USN VBF-8 war diary 1945 0K

Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat VBF-8 White F21 NAS Barbers Point mid late 1945 01

Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat VBF-8 White P11 NAS Puuene Maui May Aug 1945 01

Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat VBF-8 White TT62 USS Bennington over Eniwetok late 1945 01

Grumman TBM3 Avenger VT 82 White 82T15 NAS Puunene late 1945 01

IL-2 Sturmovik Cliffs of Dover - COD/CLOD skins - No 3d model at this stage
IL2 Sturmovik Forgotten Battles (FB), Ace Expansion Pack (AEP), Pacific Fighters (PF), 1946 skins

USN Ships WWII
CV-14 USS Ticonderoga CVG-87

Chronology of the USN in WWII 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945

    Bibliography:

  • Barrett Tillman, Hellcat: The F6F in World War II, Naval Institute Press, 1979
  • David McCampbell article from National Aviation Hall of Fame website
  • Edward Sims, Greatest Fighter Missions, Harper and Brothers, 1962 - This sequel includes U.S. Navy and Marine Corps pilots
  • Barrett Tillman, Hellcat Aces of World War 2, Osprey

    Magazine References: +

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/

      Web References: +

  • History of RAF Organisation: http://www.rafweb.org
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/F4U Corsair
  • http://warbirdregistry.org/corsairregistry/corsairregistry.html
  • Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/
  • http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/ Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum New York NY
  • http://www.airzoo.org/ Kalamazoo Aviation History Museum Kalamazoo MI
  • http://www.lsfm.org/aircraft/hellcat.htm Lone Star Flight Museum Galveston TX
  • http://www.nasm.si.edu/nasm/aero/aircraft/grumman_f6f.htmNational Air and Space Museum Washington DC
  • http://www.naval-air.org/ National Museum of Naval Aviation AS Pensacola FL
  • http://www.neam.org/ New England Air Museum Windsor Locks CT
  • http://www.planesoffame.org Planes of Fame Air Museum Eden Prairie MN
  • http://users.ids.net/~qam/qam/ Quonset Air Museum North Kingston RI
  • http://www.aerospacemuseum.org/ San Diego Aerospace Museum North Kingston RI
  • http://www.planesoffame.org/ The Air Museum Planes of Fame Chino CA

This webpage was updated 20th March 2018