USN Overseas Aircraft Loss List December 1941

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DATE TYPE BUNO SQUADRON FROM DOWN AREA PILOT FATE
12/7/1941 SBD-3 4572 VS-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0853 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0852 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2436 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2437 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SNJ-3 6794 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2439 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2440 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2441 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2444 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2451 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2448 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0875 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-3 4570 VS-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3A 3938 VF-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3A 3935 VF-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3A 3909 VF-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3A 3906 VF-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2181 VB-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2160 VS-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2159 VS-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC ENS WALTER M. WILLIS M
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5294 BB-36 USS NEVADA (BB-36) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2445 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2364 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5289 BB-37 USS OKLAHOMA (BB-37) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5290 BB-37 USS OKLAHOMA (BB-37) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2431 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2435 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2430 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2425 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2423 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2421 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2420 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0873 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2365 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0874 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2362 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2361 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2359 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2357 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-2 2199 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0900 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0899 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0898 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-3 0882 VP-22 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F2A-3 01544 VF-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2369 VP-14 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1753 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4023 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4018 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 3992 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1626 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1630 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1736 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1737 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1744 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1745 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2158 VS-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1752 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4025 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2047 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2050 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2051 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2060 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2063 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2068 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SB2U-3 2070 VMJ-252 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 3977 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2110 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-1 1746 VMSB-232 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4040 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-3 4639 VS-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2146 VS-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 SBD-2 2112 VB-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2308 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2303 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5288 BB-37 USS OKLAHOMA (BB-37) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2302 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5305 BB-43 USS TENNESSEE (BB-43) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F2A-3 01567 VMF-221 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2293 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5285 BB-46 USS MARYLAND (BB-46) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2291 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 JO-2 1051 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 JRS-1 1061 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5353 BB-44 USS CALIFORNIA (BB-44) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4034 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-4 1226 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 J2F-4 1644 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 J2F-4 1656 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 R3D-2 1904 VMJ-252 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 F4F-3 4029 VMF-211 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 PBY-5 2301 VP-22 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5326 BB-48 USS WEST VIRGINIA (BB-48) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/7/1941 OS2U-3 5327 BB-48 USS WEST VIRGINIA (BB-48) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 OS2U-1 1717 BB-41 USS MISSISSIPPI (BB-41) OFF ICELAND NORLANT
 

 
12/8/1941 SOC-1
 
VS-71 USS CLEVELAND (CL-55)
 
CENLANT (PRE-COMMISSION)
 
12/8/1941 PBY-5 2325 VP-71 HALIFAX
 
NORLANT ENS PAUL H. ALTER D
12/8/1941 PBY-4 1232 VP-102 DAVAO
 
SW PAC
 

 
12/8/1941 PBY-4 1231 VP-101 DAVAO
 
SW PAC
 

 
12/8/1941 SOC-1 9983 VGS-30 USS OMAHA (CL-4) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 PBY-4 1229 VP-101 USS WILLIAM B. PRESTON (AVD-7) CAVITE PHIL ENS R.G. TILLS D
12/8/1941 PBY-4 1230 VP-102 USS WILLIAM B. PRESTON (AVD-7) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4041 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4039 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4032 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4030 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4028 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4027 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/8/1941 F4F-3 4024 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/9/1941 PBY-5 2337 VP-73 ICELAND ICELAND NORLANT
 

 
12/9/1941 PBY-4 1234 VP-101 DAVAO
 
SW PAC ENS R. SNYDER U
12/10/1941 F2A-3 01557 VF-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/11/1941 SBD-3 4613 VB-3 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/11/1941 F4F-3 4020 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC CAPT ELROD S
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1242 VP-102 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1240 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1239 VP-102 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1237 VP-102 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-3 0842 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1235 VP-102 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1243 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 PBY-4 1236 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/12/1941 SON-1 1154 CL-6 USS CINCINNATI (CL-6) SANTA LUCIA CENLANT ENS O.O. ZINK M
12/13/1941 F4F-3 4051 VF-5 USS WASP (CV-7) ENR NORFOLK NORLANT
 

 
12/14/1941 OS2U-2 2208 VS-5 BERMUDA (DET 4) BERMUDA NORLANT JOHN J. FITZGERALD U
12/14/1941 F4F-3 3988 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/14/1941 F4F-3 4019 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/15/1941 SB2U-3 2069 VMSB-231 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/16/1941 PBY-5 2426 PAT WING-2 NIHAU HAWAII ECENPAC ENS REYNOLDS D
12/17/1941 SON-1 1178 CL-50 USS HELENA (CL-50) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/22/1941 F4F-3 3985 VF-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) HAWAII ECENPAC LTJG V.M. GADROW U
12/22/1941 OS2U-3 09687
 
PORT ARMSTRONG
 
NORPAC ENS JAMES A. WAINWRIGHT M
12/23/1941 OS2U-3 5946
 

 
BUTTON SOPAC ENS GEORGE H. JEWETT S
12/23/1941 RD-3 9532
 
PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/23/1941 F4F-3 4022 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/23/1941 F4F-3 3980 VMF-211 WAKE
 
ECENPAC
 

 
12/24/1941 F4F-3 1853 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) BERMUDA NORLANT
 

 
12/24/1941 SBD-3 4591 VS-3 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/25/1941 PBY-4 1217 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/25/1941 PBY-4 1218 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/25/1941 PBY-4 1220 VP-102 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) CAVITE PHIL
 

 
12/26/1941 F2A-3 01529 VF-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC ACMM H.L. RUTHERFORD U
12/27/1941 PBY-4 1221 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) JOLO SW PAC
 

 
12/27/1941 PBY-4 1224 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) JOLO SW PAC ENS E.L. CHRISTMAN S
12/27/1941 SOC-1 9977 CA-24 USS PENSACOLA (CA-24) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
12/27/1941 PBY-4 1223 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) JOLO SW PAC LTJG J.B. DAWLEY S
12/27/1941 PBY-5 2339 PAT WING-2 KANEOHE HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
12/27/1941 PBY-4 1222 VP-101 USS CHILDS (AVD-1) JOLO SW PAC LT B.R. HASTINGS M
12/29/1941 F2A-3 01543 MAG-21 EWA MIDWAY ECENPAC
 

 
12/29/1941 F2A-3 01540 VF-2 USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) PEARL ECENPAC LTJG FRED BORISS U
12/31/1941 SOC-2 0393
 
CAVITE
 
SW PAC
 

 
12/31/1941 SOC-1 9976
 
CAVITE
 
SW PAC
 

 
12/31/1941 SOC-3 1064
 
CAVITE
 
SW PAC
 

 
12/31/1941 F4F-3A 3907 VF-6 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) PEARL ECENPAC ENS JOHN C. KELLY S
12/31/1941 OS2U-2 2207 VS-5 BERMUDA (DET 4) BERMUDA NORLANT RICHARD E. BROWN U
12/31/1941 SOC-3 1103
 
CAVITE
 
SW PAC
 

 

To order reports on any of these that were accidents, go to Order Accident Reports

For general notes on using these databases click here
Also see
Action Code List for the meaning of Action or USN acronyms page for meaning of general abbreviations.

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