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Circa 1959

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: Naval Aviation News October 1959 "...Operations At Oakland - Page 26 - Naval Aviation News - October 1959..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1950s/1959/oct59.pdf [16AUG2004]

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Circa 1956

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: History - Tap To Enlarge ThumbnailCameraVP-874 History "..."Air War" Reserves Busy Over Weekends - Oakland, California, Wednesday, October 31, 1956. VP-874 was a reserve photo squadron. They were never called to full active duty while my father was with them. They also did ASW and coastal patrols. I am not sure but I think VP-874 use to be VP-876. I have assorted photos of VP-874, VP-876, VP-51 and VD-3 (1945 Okinawa). My father past away a year ago. I know he was a member of all of these squadrons..." Contributed by Ann Barbero joe_annb@sbcglobal.net [17AUG2007]

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