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VC 79 Group.

 

Pilot later flew in the reserves and retired in 1964.Dont recall where the Army good conduct came in.He may have had a brother in the Army

 

 

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In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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VOF 2

 

 

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In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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VC 10

 

 

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In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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Great stuff!!

 

That VC-79 group is fantastic!!

 

Here is a recently Id'd VB-5, VA-5A, VA-54 patch. This one dates from 1946-1949.

 

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Great patches being posted to this thread, folks! It's nice to see some earlier and more rare pieces. Love that VOC2 patch, Ron. Jeffro

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Really nice patches. Here is a VA-12 Flying Ubangis Kiss of Death patch.

 

I think this one is from the 1970s. Always liked this Squadron's patch.

 

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Some of my saved patches from sea bag. Not necessarily sorted for topics on the forum. Sorry if I've got them in the wrong place !!

 

Best regards,

Paul

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WW2 USN VF-21 Freelancers

early patch as the cat is facing to the left.

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Go Navy!


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late WW2 VF-88 USN F6F Fighter Squadron, involved with last dog fight of WW2.

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Go Navy!


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WW2 USN VF-21 Freelancers

early patch as the cat is facing to the left.

 

This patch could actually be VF-81, the Cat may go to the left on the VF-81 patch were the VF-21 goes to the right?

Go Navy!


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