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When Hollywood Ruled The Skies - Volumes 1 through 4 by Bruce Oriss


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 Post subject: A BIG BATCH O VETS ....
PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:54 pm 
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Thanks past and present.

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CAG-11 1949.

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USS Princeton CV-37 and Crew June 14, 1947.

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Officers and crew members pose for an official photograph aboard the USS Ranger (CV-4) off the west coast of Mexico in 1945.

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VMF-221

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The first of the 325th FG Pilots who set off from USS Ranger pose for the camera the day before departure.

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346th FS May 1945

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376th Fighter Squadron, 361st Fighter Group, May 1945.

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100th BG

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814th BS

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91st BG

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19th BS, 22nd BG

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Lake Champlain (CVA 39) underway in the Mediterranean Sea with members of the crew recently advanced in rate assembled on deck c 1955.

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Thanks, Mark. Oddly last night, I pulled out some of my group photos from my Army time, just for the heck of it. Feels like a million years ago...
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91st BG

I'd sure like to know more about which SQ and aircraft this was...

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http://www.americanairmuseum.com/unit/844

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Thank you Mark! Where was the first picture taken? I see a lot of Vs on the tails but I'm not sure that's NAS Glenview.

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