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A BIT OF HISTORY: "...Less than politically correct "Tokyo or Bust", Buxom Blonde with PBY5A Catalina centered in bombsight reticle over map of Japan. Three sinking ships on rising sun flags below the Art. VPB-71 leather patch featuring badass Cigar smokin' cat with 2 smoking 45s in his paws, sailor hat, and Mae West with VPB-71 on the front is included but not sewn on..." Contributed by JCK firstname.lastname@example.org [21SEP2001]
"VP-71 History Summary Page"