VS-892 Sea Control Squadron


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Entry: 85237
Subject: VS 892

Rufus Collins JR. wrote on January 16, 2013

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City and State: MADISON AL

Unit: VS 892

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I was in VS 892 from 1950 to 1953. I was an AM2 and flew as a air
crewman off a number of small aircraft carrier during the Korean
War. After over 55 years my daughter is teaching school in South
Korea.

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Entry: 78619
Subject: VS 892/VS-38

William Lyles SR. wrote on April 17, 2011

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City and State: LEWISPORT KY

Unit: VS892/VS-38

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I was in VS892 and VS-38 from 1951 until I departed from the Navy Sept. 22, 1954. Made both trips over seas in 1951 and again in 1953. I was an AD3, worked in the Maint. office and finished up in Power Plants.

Keywords: AD3, Name Harold, Was on the US NAY All Star Softball Team that played in the 1954 Worlds Softball Tournament in Phoenix Ariz.

We were the last Squadron of TBM's to go over seas. Came back and got new S2F's thay were a sweet plane.



Entry: 76707
Subject: VS 892 ASW

Jules (Jerry) Coppel wrote on November 11, 2010


City and State: BALTIMORE MD

Unit: VS 892

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Where can I obtain a VS 892 patch to comemorate my time with the squadron that was on the cutting edge of developing ASW techniques

Keywords: Aircrewman- Radar operator- TBM3W- 1950-1952
Anti-submarine warfare
Flew off jeep carriers Rendova, Badoeng Strait. Sicily
50 catapult shots, 2 barrier crashes
ASW hunter/killer operations in Pacific



Entry: 53840
Subject: LOOKING FOR VS892 SHIPMATES

Dick Yarp wrote on October 30, 2005

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City and State: MOUNTAIN VIEW CA

Unit: VS892 AND VS931

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I am part of a team putting together a squadron reunion in San Diego, Ca 9-21-6 thru 9-23-6 for any interested shipmates. You have the information above send an e-mail or call at the number shown above.

Keywords: I was in VS892 from October 1950 thru May 1951. I was a AK3 storekeeper on the flight line. Looking for Jess Gillard, Dick Delany, Joe Ingram.



Entry: 45972
Subject: VS-892

Billy Bailiff wrote on September 24, 2004

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City and State: FLORENCE AZ

Unit: VS-892

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: I was in VS-892 in 1951 and 1952. I flew as air crewman in TBM.

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Entry: 44533
Subject: LOOKING FOR MEMBERSHIP LIST

Lester A. Peterson wrote on July 15, 2004


City and State: SILVERDALE WA

Unit: VS 892

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Looking for membership list or contact with any member of VS 892 from 1950 to 1952

Keywords: Seattle origin at NAS Sand Point







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