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Entry: 93540
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
MARINES

JAMES HOWARD SR. wrote on August 1, 2016


City and State: PALM COAST FL

Unit: VMF 232

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN

Comments: LOOKING FOR MARINES WHO SERVED IN VMF 232 IN 1957/1958. I WAS A PLANE CAPTAIN AT THAT TIME.

Keywords: I WAS A PLANE CAPTAIN ON FJ-4 FURY.


Entry: 88155
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
VMF 141 VMF 232

DAVID MISCOVIUCH wrote on January 20, 2014


City and State: WALNUT CREEK CA

Unit: VMF 232

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN

Comments: I was in VMF 232 from July 1953 to October 1955 MCAS EL Toro and MCAS
KANEOHE. I also was in VMF 141 at NAS Oakland CA from June 1951 to July 1953.
I kmow in the Marine Corps League 942


Keywords:


Entry: 83235
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
SEMPERVIVUM FI

MURRAY SMITH JR. wrote on June 2, 2012


City and State:

Unit: VMF 232

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN

Comments: Served with VMF 232, from June '53 - Oct '54. Anyone remember,
please respond.


Keywords:


Entry: 76959
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
DOING RESEARCH

JOE BAIRN wrote on November 27, 2010


City and State:

Unit: I 3/9, L 3/7 '78-'82

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN

Comments: I'm interested in BuNo's, modex, side numbers, nose art, and any other identifying markings or pictures of any MC aircraft. I'll share what info I have.
Thanks.


Keywords: BuNo's.


Entry: 75131
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
BUDDY HUNT

JAMES BLOSKAS wrote on June 18, 2010


City and State: WACO TX

Unit:

Service or Relationship: AIR FORCE VETERAN

Comments: Served with VMF232 from 1954-1956. A few of the guys

I knew were Chuck Brinker, Chuck Hively, Rene Funes.
Would like to hear from any one from that era.


Keywords:


Entry: 67576
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
LOOKING FOR FRIEND

HERBERT PEED JR. wrote on October 22, 2008


City and State: SAN JOSE CA

Unit: VMF 513

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN

Comments: I AM LOOKING FOR A OLD FRIEND OF MINEHIS NAME IS WAYNE APPS.WE WERE STATIONED TOGETHER AT JACKSONVILLE FLA.MEMPHIS,TENN AND ATSUGI JAPAN.I DONT REMEMBER WHAT SQUADRON HE WAS IN AT ATSUGI.BUT I WAS IN VMF513I KNOW HE WAS FROM PASADENA CA.HE WAS THE BEST FRIEND I HAD AND WOULD LIKE VERY MUCH TO HEAR FROM HIM.

Keywords: ATSUGI JAPAN


Entry: 32109
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
ACTIVATION

DAN LORENZO wrote on February 17, 2003


City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN - KOREA

Comments: I SERVED IN VMF-311 THEN ASSIGNED TO BASE OPERATIONS.MY SPEC. #6413 PLANE CAPT. I TOOK CARE OF ALL TRANSIT AIRCRAFT,FUEL,OIL,VISUAL CHECKS AND ENGINE RUNUPS.
I WAS PRIVLIGED TO TAKECARE OF COMDT .GENERAL SHILT'S F7F-TIGERCAT!
SEMPER FI!


Keywords: I WAS ACTIVATED IN VMF-132,TRANS.TO VMF-232 BASED AT M.C.A.S EL TORO THEN SENT TO K-3 POHANG FROM SAN DIEGO ABOARD THE U.S.S. WEIGL and RETURNED SOME 14MOS.LATER ABOARD THE U.S.S POPE


Entry: 31221
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
LOOKING FOR INFO RE:VMF232 '56,57 ALSO ON USS BLAKELEY DD150

ROBERT CHIULLLI wrote on January 13, 2003


City and State: LANCASTER MA

Unit: N/A FRIEND OF ABOVE

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN - KOREA

Comments: Looking for lists of shipmates and reunions for DD150. Reference Frank Hmay

Looking for lists of platoon memebrs, and squadron members and where VMF-232 is stationed today. Reference Ed Mickelson.


Keywords: DD-150, USS Blakeley, Frank Hmay, BSM 3rd Class 1941-1945

VMF-232, Plane Captain, Kaneohe Bay 1956-57 Red Devils Edward W. Mickelson Platoon 168 Jul-Sept. 54



Entry: 22496
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
FJ-3 FURY TAILCODE LC

RAYMOND ACHEY wrote on January 21, 2002

Email Update Needed

City and State: NAS PATUXENT RIVER MD

Unit:

Service or Relationship: INTERESTED PERSON

Comments: Greetings,

I am looking for information associated with the USMC FJ-3 Squadron with the Tailcode "LC"

I received an Armour Collection diecast model with this tailcode, and I am looking for information about it's role in USMC aviation history.

Regards,

Raymond Achey


Keywords:


Entry: 17039
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
VMF 232 AND VMF 542 1952-1957

HOWARD D. MALLORY wrote on June 1, 2001

Email Update Needed

City and State: MODESTO CA

Unit: VMF 232 - VMF 542-1952 TO 1957

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN - KOREA

Comments: Where is VMF (or A ) now?

Keywords: F9F-5 Panther-Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii 1953,1954,1955


Entry: 12907
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
SEEKING MEMBERS 1952 TO 1955 VMF 232

LARRY WAKKER wrote on November 11, 2000

Email Update Needed

City and State: EDEN UT

Unit: VMF 232

Service or Relationship: MARINE VETERAN - KOREA

Comments: VMF 232

Keywords:


Entry: 4369
VMF 232 MARINE FIGHTER SQDN 232
HOWARD D. MALLORY - ALSO VMF 542

HOWARD D. MALLORY wrote on November 7, 1999

Email Update Needed

City and State: MODESTO CA

Unit: VMF 232 - VMF 542

Service or Relationship: MARINES

Comments: VMF 232 and VMF 542

Keywords: VMF 232 Kanohe Bay, Hawaii---VMF 542 El Toro CA
F6F,FJ2,Fighter planes R4D Beechcraft




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