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DATE TYPE S/N SQD UNIT BASE ACTION D PILOT COUNTRY State LOC REMARKS
430720 F3A-1 04517
 

 
INA Brewster Aero Corp FLEF A Romaine, Ralph (Test Pilot) USA NJ Lambertville, 3mi. N Familiarization
421024 F2A-3 01605
 

 
NAS Miami BL C Thelen, Robert M., Ens USA FL NAS Miami Gunnery
431202 F3A-1 04457 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KCRL A Jenkins, Mark W., 2nd.Lt. (MC) (A) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization (Stunts)
431218 F3A-1 04588 Ferry
 
NAS New York LAC C Keleher, P.J., Lt USA VA Plymouthburg, Preston Glen Airport Ferry Flight
431220 F3A-1 04575 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BOS A Andre, John W., Tech/Sgt. (MC) USA FL Jacksonville Aerobatics
431230 F3A-1 04589 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Stone, J.E., 2nd.Lt. (MC) (B) USA FL Jacksonville Familiarization
431230 F3A-1 04588 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Stone, J.E., 2nd.Lt. (MC) (B) USA FL Jacksonville Familiarization
431230 F3A-1 04563 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC B Williams, Carl D., 2nd.Lt. (MC) USA FL Jacksonville Formation Training
431230 F3A-1 04519 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCSF A Sperry, Burk Weldon, Lt USA FL St. Johns River Night Formation & Tactics
440104 F3A-1 04527 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BL A Husted, Ralph W., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440112 F3A-1 04612 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL C Horner, Wayne V., Ens USA FL NAS Jacksonville Navigation Training
440118 F3A-1 04601 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville FLMF C Scramuzza, Herbert D., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Fighter Combat
440118 F3A-1 04551 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL A Worthen, F J., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440118 F3A-1 04683 BARR
 
NAS Johnsville BOSF A Soura, George D., (civ) USA NJ Morestown Test Flight
440118 F3A-1 04642 VMO-351 MAG-35 MCAS Cherry Point BL C Urbanex, Aloysius G., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Familiarization
440119 F3A-1 04654 VMF-122 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro KFL S McLean, Charles Richard., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA CA MCAS El Centro Gunnery
440120 F3A-1 04537 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL C Tanner, Francis C., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Tactics
440122 F3A-1 04540 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TOA B Baker, Hadley V Jr., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Tow Target
440124 F3A-1 04543 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACDTC A Coshal, George A., 2nd.Lt USA FL St.Johns River Gunnery
440126 F3A-1 04571 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville ACC C Tanner, francis C., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440127 F3A-1 04615 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville BOS A Russell, Eugene., 2nd.Lt. (B) USA FL NAS Jacksonville, 13mi. NE Tactics
440127 F3A-1 04583 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Baker, Hadley V Jr., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation
440128 F3A-1 04523 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL B Kissell, John J., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAAF Mayport Gunnery
440129 F3A-1 04621 VF-301
 
NAS San Diego LACLL C Venhoru, Charles M., Ens USA CA NAAS Ream Field Familiarization
440204 F3A-1 04554 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCoG B Henneberger, Harry C., 2nd.Lt. USA FL St. Johns River Gunnery
440204 F3A-1 04599 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Veres, Paul A., Ens USA Fl NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440206 F3A-1 04521 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL C Bender, James B., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Small Field Landing Practice
440207 F3A-1 04598 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A South, Robert M., Ens (B) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Flying
440208 F3A-1 04636 VMO-351 MAG-35 MCAS Cherry Point LAC C Lake, Thomas R., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Gunnery
440209 F3A-1 04674 VF-301
 
NAS San Diego CRL B N/A USA CA San Diego, North Island Operational
440210 F3A-1 04577 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BOMF A Mulvihill, Thomas E., 2nd.Lt. (NavCad) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440216 F3A-1 04560 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Jones, Chalmus Heath., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Fighter Combat Training
440227 F3A-1 04584 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TAC C Canill, Robert J., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440222 F3A-1 04545 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BL B Jone, Everett Andrew., T/Sgt (AP) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation
440228 F3A-1 04585 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC B Petty, Douglas David., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAAF Mayport Gunnery
440303 F3A-1 04676 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC B Moore, Richard A., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS Mojave Training Flight
440304 F3A-1 04651 VMF-213 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave MAC B Kercoude, Arthur K., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS Mojave, 3.5mi. NE Operational
440312 F3A-1 04539 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KCR A Stone, Orlando Jr., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Formation Training
440314 F3A-1 04546 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Owens, Richard., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440319 F3A-1 04531 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL B Melton, Archibald Wayne., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Tactics
440319 F3A-1 04591 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCMF A Cauthon, Gilbert Raymond., 2nd.Lt. USA FL Mayport, 10mi. NE Strafing Practice
440322 F3A-1 11167 CASU-5 (VBF-14)
 
NAS San Diego LAC C Taylor, Ray A., Lt.(jg) At sea
 
USS Matanikau (CVE-101) CQL
440322 F3A-1 04619 VMF-513 MAG-51 MCAF Oak Grove BOSF A Clark, Walter F., 2nd.Lt. USA NC Belgrade, 5mi. S Dummy Gunnery Runs
440323 F3A-1 04530 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACSF C Cartney, Ira Franklin., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation Training
440325 F3A-1 04682 CASU-33
 
NAAS Los Alamitos FLMF A Heard, Warren T., Ens (B) USA FL NAAS Alamitos Formation Tactics
440326 F3A-1 04672 VMF-123 MBDAG-42 MCAS Santa Barbara MAC A No pilot listed USA CA Point Conception, 10mi off & WSW of MCAS Operational
440327 F3A-1 04529 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TOAGL C Waller, Terrence., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation
440327 F3A-1 04572 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Fleig, Otto N.T., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation
440401 F3A-1 04590 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Scheeser, Walter Louis., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440402 F3A-1 04622 VMF-122 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro BOMF A Kelster, K., 2nd.Lt. USA CA Westmoreland, 3mi. N Gunnery
440411 F3A-1 04627 VMF-122 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro KCR A Pickens, Morgan Harrod., 1st.Lt. (A) USA CA Nuevo, 1mi. N Night Navigation
440411 F3A-1 04533 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TAC C Moore, Jesse Dwight., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440412 F3A-1 04668 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC A Fagan, Jack A., 2nd.Lt. (B) USA CA MCAS Moave Runway #30 Operational
440415 F3A-1 04686 VF-303
 
NAAS Los Alamitos LAC B Carter, Jack B., Ens (C) USA CA NAAS Los Alamitos Gunnery
440417 F3A-1 04604 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville KCA A Hamilton, Robert I., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA FL Mayport Lightship, 070deg. 35mi. Gunnery
440418 F3A-1 04587 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BL C Elliott, James Wilkinson., Capt. (MC) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Bombing & Strafing
440419 F3A-1 04556 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC C Collins, George A., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS Mojave Gunnery
440422 F3A-1 04555 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCoG B Griffin, Thomas Allan., Midn' USA FL Boat House (St.Johns River), 1/2mi. E Gunnery
440423 F3A-1 04537 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Keller, Frederick., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Oxygen Training
440429 F3A-1 04594 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KMAC A McLean, Carl Dudley., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA FL NAS Jacksonville, near MAC with F3A-1 #04608
440429 F3A-1 04608 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville MACBO A Case, William Northrup., Capt USA FL NAS Jacksonville, near MAC with F3A-1 #04494
440430 F3A-1 04685 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave TAC C Hicks, Othal A., 2nd.Lt. USA FL MCAS Mojave Ground Collision with F3A-1 #04649
440430 F3A-1 04649 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave ACC D N/A USA FL MCAS Mojave Ground Collision with F3A-1 #04685
440505 F3A-1 04631 VMO-351 MAW-9 MCAS Cherry Point TOFLMF B Berger, Carleton F., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Special Instrument Training
440505 F3A-1 04667 VMF-213 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave CRL C Krumm, George A., 1st.Lt. USA CA MCAS Mojave Training Flight
440509 F3A-1 04580 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Heinen, William Francis., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Tactics
440510 F3A-1 04657 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave TOA C Orr, John N., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS Mojave Training Flight
440513 F3A-1 04574 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Padgett, Herbert Emory., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAAF Mayport Familiarization
440515 F3A-1 04528 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Rawes, Arthur Mitchell., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery & Oxygen Training
440521 F3A-1 04597 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Ryan, Jack., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Formation Training
440530 F3A-1 04571 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville FLoG A Plaetzer, Robert Elmer., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA FL Jacksonville Municipal Airport, 1/2mi. E Test Flight
440602 F3A-1 04648 VMF-122 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro BL C Fisher, Warren E., 1st.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Centro Dive Bombing Practice
440606 F3A-1 11167 VRF-1
 
CFWC LAC C Schanz, W.F., Lt.Cmdr. USA TX Midland Ferry Flight
440608 F3A-1 04562 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KCR A Caldwell, William Logan., Capt USA FL Fernandine, seaward Gunnery
440608 F3A-1 04626 VMF-122 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro CRL A Diez, Robert W., 1st.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Centro FCLP
440608 F3A-1 04636 VMO-351 MAG-93 MCAS Cherry Point LAC B Vogelaar, Carroll R., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCALF Bogue Night Fighter Hop
440611 F3A-1 04567 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TOA A Harris, Richard Gordon., 2nd.Lt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Tow Target
440613 F3A-1 04568 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville KMAC A Marks, Mortimer Joseph Sullivan., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA FL Mayport, 106deg. 10mi. MAC with F3A-1 #13890
440613 FG-1 13890 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville MAC C Burman, Hubert., Mid'N USA FL Mayport, 106deg. 10mi. MAC with F3A-1 #04568
440619 F3A-1 04581 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BOS A Padgett, Herbert Emery., 2nd.Lt USA FL Brandon Field, 1mi. E Fighter Combat Training
440620 F3A-1 04548 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC A Kindlesparger, Ward Beacher., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
440622 F3A-1 04587 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCMF A Swayze, Thomas Randolph., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA FL NAS Jacksonville, St. Johns River Engine Run-in
440628 F3A-1 04576 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville FLMF D Cupps, Cecil Quinton., USA FL Fernandina Fighter Combat
440712 F3A-1 11216 VMF(cvs)112 MASG-48 USS Ranger (CV-4) BACRL A Lundin, Herbert V., 2nd.Lt. Atlantic Ocean
 
USS Ranger (CV-4) CQL
440713 F3A-1 11194 VMF-481 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro BL C Lowman, John Jr., Capt. USA CA Santa Ana, MCAS El Toro Night Flight
440714 F3A-1 04593 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Pillon, George Raymond., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Navigation Training
440717 F3A-1 11278 Hq.Sq. MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LAC A Bryant, Barrett R,m 2nd.Lt. (C) USA SC MCAS Parris Island Ground collision with FG-1A #13497
440717 FG-1A 13497 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree TAC A Smith, Wesley E., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA SC MCAS Parris Island Ground collision with F3A-1 #11278
440717 F3A-1 11177 VMF-461 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro TOFLMF A Gates, Ronald A., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Centro Training Flight
440720 F3A-1 11231 VMSB-141 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC C Cart, William P Jr., 1st.Lt. USA CA San Diego, MCAF Gillespie Familiarization
440722 F3A-1 11287 VMF-924 MAW-9 MCAS Cherry Point LAC B Shiflett, Roy V., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Training Flight
440725 F3A-1 11266 VMF-924 MAW-9 MCAS Cherry Point TAC C Upton, Arthur Lee., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Gunnery
440728 F3A-1 04617 VMF-123 MBDAG-42 MCAS Goleta TOFLMF B Barnum, Allen T., Maj USA CA Oxnard Strip, 1.5mi. SE Bounce Drill
440728 F3A-1 04663 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave TOAGL B Harness, Robert F., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA CA Trona, Trona Landing Field FCLP
440731 F3A-1 04524 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TACSF C Todryk, Stanley Joseph., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440801 F3A-1 04611 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCMF A Dolph, Wilbert Emey., 2nd.Lt. USA FL Lee Field, 4mi. N in St.Johns River Advanced Combat Training
440804 F3A-1 14117 OTU
 
NAS Jacksonville KBOS A Redden, Harvey G Jr., Ens (A) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Fighter Combat Primary
440805 F3A-1 04688 VMF-481 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro LACSF C Cox, Lloyd E Jr., Capt USA CA MCAS El Toro Dive Bombing Practice
440805 F3A-1 11171 VMF-472 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centra TAC C Mason, C.D., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Centro Training Flight
440809 F3A-1 04660 VMF-482 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro BLSF B Clark, Donald M., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Training Flight
440810 F3A-1 04595 OTU
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC B Page, William Russell., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAAS Mayport Familiarization
440810 F3A-1 04645 VMF-123 MBDAG-42 MCAS Goleta CRL A Doolan, James P., 1st.Lt. USA CA AAF Oxnard Strip, 1mi. S Bounce Drill
440812 F3A-1 11191 VMF-481 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro TAC C Dixon, John E., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Ground collision with F3A-1 #04684
440812 F3A-1 04684 VMF-482 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro TAC C Horsley, Frank., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Ground collision with F3A-1 #11191
440814 F3A-1 04675 Armament Test
 
NAS Patuxent River KCRSF A Paine, Estes Spalding., Lt.(jg) (A) USA MD 38.12N x 76.20W Experimental test
440816 F3A-1 04534 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville TAC C Loftis, William S., Ens USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Flight
440816 F3A-1 04635
 
MAW-9 MCAS Cherry Point KTOCR A McCleod, Willis John., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA SC MCAAF Congaree Field, 2mi. S PreDawn Take-off
440820 F3A-1 04670 VMF-124 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LACLOS A Smunk, Louis R., Maj At sea
 
CV CQL
440821 F3A-1 04518 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACSF C Sherwood, W. F. 3rd., Capt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440823 F3A-1 04558 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Vanlandingham, James Crdy., 2nd.Lt. (B) USA FL NAAS Mayport Small Field Landing Practice
440828 F3A-1 04665
 
MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro KCR A Smith, Dearmas Lee., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA CA Coyote Wells Target, 5mi. SW Strafing Practice
440828 F3A-1 11188 VMF-482 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro TAC C Matheson, Bruce J., Capt USA CA MCAS El Toro Attack & Defense Training
440829 F3A-1 04623 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville BLSF C Lake, F.P.N., Mid'n USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440830 F3A-1 04554 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KCR A Ford, Frank Joseph., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA FL St. Marys Inlet, 10mi. E Gunnery
440905 F3A-1 04532 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville TOA A Behn, G.V., Sub.Lt. (C) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440907 F3A-1 04684 VMF-482 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro TAC C Alexander, Wayne D., Capt. USA CA Santa Ana, MCAS El Toro Training Flight
440908 F3A-1 11288
 
MAW-9 MCAS Cherry Point KRCW A Bushman, Robert., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA NC Columbia AAB, 5mi. NW Training Flight
440912 F3A-1 11186 VMF-481 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro FLMF A Cohen, Harris C., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA CA Temocula, 5mi. SE Training Flight
440914 F3A-1 04542 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL C Fogarty, Marvin M., Ens USA AL Camp Sibert Evacuation Flight
440915 F3A-1 04529 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville KCRLS A Kalinowski, Frank J., 2nd.Lt.(A) USA FL St.Johns River Night Formation
440915 F3A-1 04515 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville BLSF C Roberts, Griffith John., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
440916 F3A-1 04561 VF OTU-4 #6
 
NAS Jacksonville MAC A Stolz, Edward Joseph., Ens USA FL Herlong Field MAC with F3A-1 #5
440917 F3A-1 11260 VMF-112 MBDAG-42 MCAS Goleta LACLL B Lohan, Jimie B., 1st.Lt. (C) USA CA MCAS Santa Barbara Gunnery
440918 F3A-1 04559 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACSF C Lang, Ralph R., Ens USA FL Flemings Island FCLP
440924 F3A-1 11239 VMF-482 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro FLMF B Bragdon, Robert M., Capt. USA CA Lake Elsinore, SE shore Training Flight
440927 F3A-1 04547 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL C Bosacki, Harold O., Ens USA FL NAS Jacksonville Formation Training
440927 F3A-1 11173 VMF-462 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro KCR A Andermann, Paul W., 1st.Lt. (A) USA NM Wagon Mound, 12mi. W Cross-Country Flight
440930 F3A-1 04543 VF OTU-4
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Morris, George Raymond., Ens USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Familiarization
441003 F3A-1 11211 VMF-452 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave CRL B Mutz, Thomas B., Capt At sea
 
USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) CQL
441004 F3A-1 04682 VRF-2
 

 
TAC C Bauer, J.C., Ens USA TX NAS Dallas Ground collision with SNJ-5 #90572
441004 SNJ-5 90752 ACU
 
NAS Dallas ACC C N/A USA TX NAS Dallas Ground collision with F3A-1 #04682
441004 F3A-1 11178 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave BACRL C Spencer, William F., Capt At sea
 
USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) CQL
441005 F3A-1 11237 VMF-481 MBDAG-46 MCAS El Toro LAC B Spillane, Joseph B., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Gunnery
441005 F3A-1 11206 VMF-451 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC B Mutz, Thomas R., Capt At sea
 
USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) CQL
441005 F3A-1 11182 VMF-452 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC B James, Eugene N., 2nd.Lt. At sea
 
USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) CQL
441005 F3A-1 11181 VMF-452 MBDAG-44 USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) BL B Reade, Eugene B., 2nd.Lt. USA CA NAS Alameda CQL
441005 F3A-1 11179 VMF-452 MBDAG-44 MCAS Mojave LAC C Birney, Malcolm M., 2nd.Lt. At sea
 
USS Takanis Bay (CVE-89) CQL
441016 F3A-1 11254 VF-10
 
NAS Atlantic City TOA B Wilmeth, Orlo L., Ens USA NJ NAS Atlantic City Night Section Tactics
441023 F3A-1 11238 VMBF-141 MBDAG-41 MCAAF Gillespie BOEF A Hedrick, Philip R., 2nd.Lt. (B) USA CA Ramona Target, 7mi. NE Section Defensive Tactics Training
441024 F3A-1 11176 VMF-461 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro TAC C Weathersbee, Lee R Jr., Lt USA CA NAAS Holtfiled Field Carrier Drill
441028 F3A-1 01639 VMF-524 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree KCRMF A Frederickson, Robert E., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA SC MCAAF Congaree, 1.7mi. From FCLP
441029 F3A-1 11196 VMF-123 MBDAG-42 MCAS Santa Barbara LACLS B Read, John L., 1st.Lt. USA WY Laramie Cross-Country Flight
441030 F3A-1 04600 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Schwartz, Robert James., Ens USA FL Flemings Island FCLP
441106 F3A-1 04533 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville KMAC A Norton, John l Jr., Capt. (A) At sea FL St.Johns Lightship, 110deg.35mi. MAC with F4U-1 #02589
441106 F4U-1 02589 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville KMAC A Randell, James L., T/Sgt. (A) At sea FL St.Johns Lightship, 110deg.35mi. MAC with F3A-1 #04533
441109 F3A-1 04588 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Nell, Theodore Frabcis., Ens (B) USA FL NAAD Fernandia FCLP
441110 F3A-1 11270 VMF-523
 
MCAAF Congaree LAC C Rankin, David W., Capt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree FCLP
441114 F3A-1 11171 VMF-461 MBDAG-43 MCAS El Centro BOEF A Mason, Chaytor D., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA CA Holtville, 5mi. NE Tactics
441115 F3A-1 11271 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LACMF C Church, Kenneth R., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAS Parris Island Combat Tactics
441115 F3A-1 04621 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview LAC C Greger, Robert C., Ens USA IL NAS Glenview CQL
441116 F3A-1 11181 VMF-462 MAG-46 MCAS El Centro LAC C McBath, John R., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Centro Intercept Problem
441117 F3A-1 11210 VMF-914 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point BOoG A Carr, Charles George., Capt (C) USA WI Pray, 5mi. NW Cross County - 2- Chicago
441117 F3A-1 11209 VMF-913 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point BOL A Ely, Charles B., 2nd.Lt USA WI Wauseau, 5mi. W Cross County - 2- Chicago
441118 F3A-1 04678 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville FLMF A Triener, Arthur E., Lt USA FL Herlong Field FCLP
441119 F3A-1 04614 VMF-913 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point LAC C Hewett, Robert W., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAS Cherry Point Division Tactics
441122 F3A-1 04538 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LACMF B Nicholson, William Francis., Capt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
441123 F3A-1 11292 Hq.Sq. MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LAC C Tomlinson, Richard F., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAS Cherry Point Gunnery
441126 F3A-1 1256 VMF-462 MAG-46 MCAS El Centro LAC C Horn, W.G., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Ground collision with FG-1A #13710
441126 FG-1A 13710 VMF-462 MAG-46 MCAS El Centro ACC C McBath, J.R., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Ground collision with F3A-1 #11256
441130 F3A-1 11235 VF-84 CVG-84 NAS San Diego BCRL A Horner, Wayne V., Ens At sea
 
USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) CQL
441202 F3A-1 11281 VMF-912 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point DTCMF A Groot, John C., 2nd.Lt. USA SC Neuse River Dummy Gunnery Runs
441205 F3A-1 11232 VMF-141 MAG-41 MCAAF Gillespie LACLL B Kelly, Robert E., Capt USA SC MCAAF Congaree Defensive Tactics
441212 F3A-1 04564 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCMF A Bygott, Anthony R., Sub.Lt. (C) At sea
 
Bahamas, Nassau, 10mi. E Gunnery
441214 F3A-1 12261 VMF-
 
NAS San Diego LAC C MacFarlane, Donald G., 2nd.Lt. USA CA NAS San Diego Ground collision with PBY-5A #33976
441214 PBY-5A 33976 VJ-9
 
NAS San Diego ACC A N/A USA CA NAS San Diego Ground collision with F3A-1 #11261
441214 F3A-1 04630 VMF-913 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point LAC C Crawford, Wilmer D., 2nd.Lt. USA GA NAS Atlanta Cross-County Flight
441214 F3A-1 04536 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Bailey, Ernest M Jr., Ens USA FL NAGF Fernandina Gunnery
441216 F3A-1 11176 VF-5
 
NAS Santa Rosa LAC A Kowalski, Lawrence J., Ens USA CA Cotati Aux Field FCLP
441216 F3A-1 04524 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LACMF C Flume, Lawrence "J"., Capt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Gunnery
441217 F3A-1 04664 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview LAC C Snavel, Max F., Ens USA IL NAS Glenview CQL
441219 F3A-1 04634 VMF-914 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point KBOSF A Pennington, Robin C., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA NC Great Lakes, 1/4mi. NE GCI
441230 F3A-1 04669 VMF-221 MAG-42 NAS San Diego (USS Bunker Hill CV-17) KCR A Shasserre, Richard., 2nd.Lt. (A) USA CA NAAS Ream Field FCLP
441231 F3A-1 04523 VF OTU-1
 
NAAS Green Cove Springs BOMF A Allin, Joseph T Jr., Ens USA FL St. Augustine, 10mi. S Gunnery
441231 F3A-1 11190 VBF-1
 
NAAS Fallon BLMF A Eason, Richard B., Lt. (C) USA NV NAAS Fallon Gunnery
450112 F3A-1 04602 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville FLoG A Boerner, George Albert., 2nd.Lt. (B) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Night Formation
450116 F3A-1 04584 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville TAC D Neuman, Joel Leonard., 1st.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Ground collision with FG-1 #13170
450116 FG-1 13170 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville ACC A Stevens, Ralph Edward., T/Sgt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Ground collision with F3A-1 #04584
450116 F3A-1 04681 VMF-471 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro TAC D Graver, John T Jr., 2nd.Lt. (C) USA CA MCAAF Chino (Cal Aero) FCLP & Night Familiarization
450118 F3A-1 04579 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Chandler, Wilber Fisk., 1st.Lt. At sea
 
CV CQL
450119 F3A-1 11203 VBF-14
 
NAAS Ream Field CRL B Walker, J., Lt.(jg) USA CA NAAS Ream Field Familiarization
450123 F3A-1 11221 VMF-471 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro LAC C McCormick, K.H., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Gunnery
450124 F3A-1 11268 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LAC C Trojnar, Thaddeus J., Capt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Test Flight
450125 F3A-1 11174 VMF-461 (RTU) MAG-46 MCAS El Toro TOA C Anderson, C.V., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Intercept Problem
450126 F3A-1 04576 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL A Wilson, William Meredith., 2nd.Lt. USA FL Flemings Island FCLP
450127 F3A-1 11269 VBF-92 CVG-92 NAS Atlantic City TAC C Gorshkoff, C.A., Ens USA NJ NAS Atlantic City Section Tactics
450127 F3A-1 04584 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville KSLAC A Basinger, Clinton Claire., Capt (A) At sea
 
CV CQL
450128 F3A-1 11249 VMF-461 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro TOFLMF B Miller, Mayo H., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS El Toro Tactics
450130 F3A-1 11217 VMF-912 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point BL C Ericson, Leslie T., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Strafing Practice
450130 F3A-1 11201 VMO-351 MASG-48 MCAS Santa Barbara FLMF A Enberg, Harvey A., 2nd.Lt. USA CA MCAS Santa Barbara, in a swamp near the field Gunnery
450204 F3A-1 04565 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville FLMF B Skinner, Ned Stuart., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville, 6mi. E Formation Training
450204 F3A-1 11193 VBF-2 CVG-2 NAS San Diego LAC A Anacker, Charles A., Ens USA CA NAS San Diego Ground collision with FG-1A #13593
450204 FG-1A 13593 VBF-2 CVG-2 NAS San Diego ACC D DeFoe, R., Lt.(jg) USA CA NAS San Diego Ground collision with F3A-1 #11193
450208 F3A-1 04624 VMF-523 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree BOSF A Eshom, James R., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree, 15mi. SE Aerobatics
450209 F3A-1 04516 VF OTU-1
 
NAAS Green Cove Springs FLSF B Frutig, Edward C., Lt. USA FL Gainsville, near Camera Gunnery
450214 F3A-1 04570 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville FLMF A Weiss, Paul C., Ens USA FL Jacksonville Municipal Airport #2, 1mi. S Fighter Combat Training
450215 F3A-1 11292 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree MF A Dirkson, D.F., 2nd.Lt. USA VA White Oak Cross Country
450215 F3A-1 11290 VMF-912 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point TAC D Aylward, Richard C., Capt USA NC NAS Manteo Rocket Firing
450215 F3A-1 11218 VMO(cvs)351
 
San Diego, North Island LACMF B Kozel, Alexander., 2nd.Lt. At sea
 
USS Ranger (CV-4) CQL
450215 F3A-1 11204 VMO(cvs)351
 
San Diego, North Island BACRL B Smiley, William O., 2nd.Lt. At sea
 
USS Ranger (CV-4) CQL
450216 F3A-1 11197 VMF-471 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro BOF A Taylor, R.W., 2nd.Lt. USA CA Lake Mathews, approx 25mi. E of Lake Mathews Training Flight
450219 F3A-1 11284 VMF-912 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point LAC C Capouch, Francis J., 1st.Lt. USA NC MCAS Manteo Training Flight
450227 F3A-1 04632 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview CRL A Klipp, James F., Capt. USA IL Libertyville Field FCLP
450227 F3A-1 11240 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree TOA C Armstrong, G.C., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Division Tactics
450228 F3A-1 11271 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree TOAMF C Walter, F., 1st.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Aerobatics
450304 F3A-1 11168 VBF-98 CVG-98 NAAS Los Alamitos BACRL C Liles, Rae Ford B., Ens At sea
 
USS Ranger (CV-4) CQL
450305 F3A-1 04653 VMF-913 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point TAC C Homrich, Peter N., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point, NE Hanger #2 Operational
450306 F3A-1 04578 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGLW C Clifton, Ernest Roy., Capt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
450307 F3A-1 04621 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview LAC C Biren, Jack A., Lt USA IL Libertyville Field FCLP
450308 F3A-1 11283 VMF-913 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point ACC C Watts, Bigalow Jr., 2nd.Lt, USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Formation Practice
450309 F3A-1 04586 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Ives, Donald Amos., M/Sgt (AP) At sea FL CV At Sea
450310 F3A-1 11228 VMF-914 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point FLMF A Williams, Merrill L., 2nd.Lt. USA NC Oriental, 3mi. N on Hiway #55 Test Flight
450310 F3A-1 11245 CASU-24
 
NAS Wildwood FLMF C Brannan, William O., Ens USA SC Converse, 2mi. W Cross-Country Flight
450311 F3A-1 04586 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Delacqua, Raymond John., T/Sgt (AP) USA FL Herlong Field FCLP
450314 F3A-1 04679 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview LACGL C Doering, John H Jr., T/Sgt. (AP) USA IL Libertyville Field FCLP
450316 F3A-1 11257 VMF (CVS)512 CVG-2 MCAS Santa Barbara DTCMF A Reichwald, N.R., 2nd.Lt. At sea
 
USS Gilbert Island (CVE-107) Training Flight
450320 F3A-1 11234 VMF-912 MAG-91 MCAS Cherry Point LACGL C Simmon, Hal E., Capt. USA NV MCAS Cherry Point Gunnery
450320 F3A-1 11221 VMF-471 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro LACGL B Friel, James E., Lt. USA CA MCAAF Chino (Cal Aero) FCLP
450324 F3A-1 11187 CASU-5 (VBF-14)
 
NAS San Diego CRL A Brown, Wallace J., Lt.(jg) At sea
 
USS Matanikau (CVE-101) CQL
450324 F3A-1 ????? CASU-5 (VBF-14)
 
NAS San Diego LACSF A Brown, Wallace J., Lt.(jg) At sea
 
USS Matanikau (CVE-101) CQL
450325 F3A-1 11165 VMF(CVS)351
 
NAAS Holtville LAC C Weberg, Harvey A., 2nd.Lt. USA CA OLF Rolling Sands Field FCLP
450329 F3A-1 04547 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville FLSF C Ellis, Maurice Harland., 1st.Lt. USA FL NAAS Mayport FCLP
450403 F3A-1 04652 CQTU
 
NAS Glenview TOAGL C Harris, G.L., Ens USA IL Libertyville Field FCLP
450406 F3A-1 11179 VBF-97
 
NAS Grosse Ile LACSF C Hillock, D.M., Ens At sea
 
USS Charger (CVE-30) CQL
450408 F3A-1 11258 VMF-461 MAG-46 MCAS El Toro KCR A Alton, Wayne C., 2nd.Lt. USA CA Castle Rock Bombing Target, 200yds W Dive-Bombing
450409 F3A-1 04616 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LACMF C Purdy, Ferrill A., 1st.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Dummy Rocket Approach
450411 F3A-1 11182 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Antos, Stanislaus Anthony At sea
 
CV CQL
450413 F3A-1 04521 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Nix, Enoch Talton., 1st.Lt. At sea
 
CV CQL
450418 F3A-1 04603 VF OTU-5
 
NAS Jacksonville BOMF A Laske, Walter E., Lt. At sea FL Fern, 3mi. E at sea Gunnery
450423 F3A-1 04578 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Glazner, Harry Hunt., Lt.9jg) At sea
 
CV CQL
450427 F3A-1 11168 VBF-98
 
NAS Los Alamitos CRL A Lange, Roger L., Ens USA CA NAS Los Alamitos Gunnery
450504 F3A-1 04544 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Gillespie, Joseph., Capt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Bombing Practice
450507 F3A-1 11271 VMF-524 MAG-52 MCAAF Elizabeth City LACMF C Chandler, Wilber Fisk., 1st.Lt. USA SC MCAS Parris Island Gunnery & Rocket Firing
450509 F3A-1 11244 CASU-36
 
NAAS Santa Rosa LACGL B Munnett, Edward H Jr., Ens USA CA NAAS Santa Rosa Navigation Training
450517 F3A-1 11285 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree MAC C Dempster, Donald R., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree MAC with F3A-1 #11293
450517 F3A-1 11293 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree MAC C Hamilton, Robert W., 2nd.Lt USA SC MCAAF Congaree MAC with F3A-1 #11285
450517 F3A-1 04535 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Freivogel, Walter John., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
450526 F3A-1 04544 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville KCRL A Lord, Henry George., 1st.Lt. USA FL NAAS Mayport Familiarization
450527 F3A-1 11266 VMF-524 MAG-52 MCAAF Elizabeth City LAC C Enders, Robert A., 1st.Lt. USA NC MCAS Parris Island Navigation Training
450603 F3A-1 11240 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree TAC C Wheaton, Carl R., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Dummy Gunnery Runs
450606 F3A-1 04621 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville TAC D Armagost, William Isaac., 1st.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Ground collision with F3A-1 #02700
450606 F3A-1 02700 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville ACC D
 
USA FL NAS Jacksonville Ground collision with F3A-1 #04621
450612 F3A-1 11184 VBF-81 CVG-81 NAS Seattle LACGL C Odom, Charles., Ens USA WA NAS Pasco Familiarization
450617 F3A-1 11251 VBF-19 CVG-19 NAAS Santa Rosa CRL B Collester, Stewart M., Ens USA CA NAAF Cotati FCLP
450621 F3A-1 04664 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville MIS A Sedlacko, Paul Stephan., T/Sgt USA FL NAS Jacksonville Familiarization
450628 F3A-1 04586 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville DTCMF A Carter, Henry Grady., 1st.Lt. At sea
 
Atlantic Ocean Gunnery
450704 F3A-1 04652 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville LAC C Thomas, Edward., 1st.Lt. At sea
 
CV CQL
450709 F3A-1 11274 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LAC C Cavett, W.E., 2nd.Lt., USA SC MCAAF Congaree Training Flight
450725 F3A-1 11225 VF OTU-1
 
NAAS Green Cove Springs BACRL C Boggs, Julius L., Capt. At sea
 
CVE CQL
450729 F3A-1 04566 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville BL C Schrimisher, Thomas Edgar., 2nd.Lt. USA FL NAS Jacksonville Fighter Combat
450809 F3A-1 04652 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL B Edmundson, Norwood., T/Sgt. At sea
 
CVE CQL
450811 F3A-1 11223 VBF-5 CVG-5 NAS Klamath Falls BL C Huston, W.H., Ens USA OR NAS Klamath Falls Tactics
450820 F3A-1 04526 MF OTU-
 
NAS Jacksonville TOA A Hayden, Dale Leon., M/Sgt (AP) USA FL NAS Jacksonville Tow Target
450825 F3A-1 11285 VMF-522 MAG-52 MCAAF Congaree LAC C McCullough, John P., 2nd.Lt. USA SC MCAAF Congaree Training Flight
450908 F3A-1 04609 VF OTU-1
 
NAAS Green Cove Springs CRL A Krause, Kenneth L., 2nd.Lt. USA FL Flemings Island FCLP
451120 F3A-1 11198 VRF-3
 

 
LACMF C Sullivan, 1st.Lt. USA TX El Paso Municipal Airport Ferry flight to NAS Clinton, Oklahoma
451121 F3A-1 11182 MF ATU
 
NAS Jacksonville CRL A Thomas, Jesse Donald., 1st.Lt. At sea
 
CVE CQL
451123 F3A-1 11165 VRF-2
 

 
BL C Brandon, Lawrence H., 1st.Lt. USA AZ Davis-Monthan AAF Ferry flight to NAS Clinton, Oklahoma
451129 F3A-1 11265 MF ATU
 
NAS Jacksonville LACGL C Mille, George Robert., M/Sgt (AP) USA FL NAAS Fernandina Familiarization
460425 F3A-1 11271 AES-12
 
MCAS Quantico LAC C Barnes, Robert W., 2nd.Lt. USA NC MCAS Cherry Point Cross-Country Flight
460503 F3A-1 11240 AES-12
 
MCAS Quantico LAC C Desmond, John P., Capt. USA VA Turner Field Familiarization
460527 F3A-1 11195 AES-12
 
MCAS Quantico KCR A Roberts, L.W., Capt (A) USA MD Leonardtown, 2mi. SW Estimated speed 550mph
460620 F3A-1 ????? AES-12
 
MCAS Quantico KCR A Messer, Marion S., 1st.Lt. (A) USA MD Craney Island, 100yds NW Operational
461020 F3A-1 11250 AES-12
 
MCAS Quantico LACGL C VonHorn, Charles S., 1st.Lt. USA VA Turner Field Operational

 

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