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WWII VF-60 USN Fighter Pilot DFC Group USS SUWANNEE , TAFFY 1

Started by KASTAUFFER , Mar 17 2013 11:38 AM

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#26 History Man

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 08:58 PM

Very nice group, it looks to be pretty complete; thanks for posting!

Philip

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#27 KASTAUFFER

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 09:36 PM

Any chance the cruise book has thier emblems shown VF/VT-60 ?????????????? I can just make out the VF-60 on the leather jackets in the one photo, would appreciate a scan if they are shown !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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No insignia in the unit history,

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 09:42 PM

Kurt,
Awesome group. Thanks for posting.

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#29 Johnny Signor

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Posted 19 March 2013 - 01:02 PM

Thanks for the note kurt !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Posted 20 March 2013 - 03:29 PM

I have found the VT-60 emblem , now I hope someone may post the VF-60 image .................................

#31 Bebel

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 12:15 PM

Kurt,
Another great grouping in your collection. I really like these full of history sets. Thank you very much sharing with us.
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#32 KASTAUFFER

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 12:37 PM

Here is the original rendition of the VT-60 insignia.

VT60a.jpg

VT60.jpg

#33 Johnny Signor

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 12:50 PM

VERY COOL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This must have been thier first emblem design, as the one I have has a very mean looking wolf riding a falling torpedo his hands raised claws exposed and mouth open .

Thanks very much for posting this one,!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Any chance you ahve the color description for it ?????????????????????????
Johnny

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 01:13 PM

No, this is all I have. It came from the AG60 unit diary on FOLD3.com

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 06:50 PM

Well , thanks just the same as at least I have the image of the design , sometimes they're harder to find than the color descriptons , I'll see if I can find a contact that mat have a lead to them , have a great weekend !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Posted 31 March 2013 - 02:41 PM

Hey Kurt........Once again another outstanding grouping,I really like the log book!!!..........Mark

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Posted 29 March 2014 - 04:12 PM

Well , thanks just the same as at least I have the image of the design , sometimes they're harder to find than the color descriptons , I'll see if I can find a contact that mat have a lead to them , have a great weekend !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Johnny

 

 

Please send me your email address.  I'll send jpeg files for the VF-60 patch and the VT-60 patch.  My father was the one who requested Disney Studios to create the patches.  I'll send the details to you.  I also have photos of Airgroup 60, VT-60 and VF-60 taken August 26, 1945 in Hilo, Hawaii.  Cornwell is in the the group and VF-60 photos.

 

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Posted 30 March 2014 - 06:40 PM



 

 

Please send me your email address.  I'll send jpeg files for the VF-60 patch and the VT-60 patch.  My father was the one who requested Disney Studios to create the patches.  I'll send the details to you.  I also have photos of Airgroup 60, VT-60 and VF-60 taken August 26, 1945 in Hilo, Hawaii.  Cornwell is in the the group and VF-60 photos.

 

crazmo56@gmail.com

 

 

 


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Posted 31 March 2014 - 06:47 PM

Can you just go ahead and post them here on the forum ???????

If not thanks anyway !!!!!!!!!!!!




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