USN Overseas Aircraft Loss List February 1943

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DATE TYPE BUNO SQUADRON FROM DOWN AREA PILOT FATE
2/1/1943 SBD-3 06650 VMSB-234
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT WILLIAMS M
2/1/1943 SBD-4 06782 VMSB-234
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC CAPT MOORE M
2/1/1943 TBF-1 05901 VMSB-131
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC CAPT MOLVIK M
2/1/1943 F4F-4 11657 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC LT MORAN S
2/1/1943 F4U-1 02172 VMF-124 NOUMEA
 
SOPAC LT KENNETH A. WALSH S
2/1/1943 TBF-1 00560 VMSB-131
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC M/SGT JULIEN M
2/1/1943 TBF-1 01742 VMSB-131
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT DALTON M
2/1/1943 F4F-4 11882 VGS-12 USS COPAHEE (ACV-12)
 
SOPAC L.A. BLISS S
2/1/1943 TBF-1 00415 VMSB-131
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC CAPT BEAN M
2/1/1943 SBD-4 06793 VMSB-234
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT MOSS M
2/1/1943 F4F-4 11687 MAG-11 ESPIRITU SANTO
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/1/1943 F4F-4 11843 VMF-221 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC LT HALLMEYER S
2/4/1943 SBD-4 10351 VMSB-234
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT RUSSELL M
2/4/1943 SBD-4 06862 VMSB-234
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT MURPHY S
2/4/1943 F4F-4 11936 VMF-221 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC CAPT S.G. BEMIS D
2/4/1943 F4F-4 11869 VF-72 USS NASSAU (CVE-16)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/4/1943 PB4Y-1 31948 VB-101 GUADALCANAL KAHILI SOPAC
 

 
2/4/1943 F4F-4 11717 VF-6 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) NOUMEA SOPAC
 

 
2/4/1943 PB4Y-1 31970 VB-101 GUADALCANAL KAHILI SOPAC
 

 
2/6/1943 TBF-1 06037 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) RECIFE BRAZIL ENS F.K. BARRETT M
2/7/1943 F4F-4 03416 MAG-12
 
NOUMEA SOPAC CAPT WYATT B. CARNEAL S
2/8/1943 TBF-1 00431 VGS-11 USS ALTAMAHA (ACV-18)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 TBF-1 05963 VGS-11 USS ALTAMAHA (ACV-18)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 F4F-3 1864 VMF-215
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 SBD-3 03250 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 SOC-1 9861
 

 

 
SW PAC
 

 
2/8/1943 F4F-4 11690 VF-72 USS NASSAU (CVE-16)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 SOC-1 9969 VCS-4 USS LOUISVILLE (CA-28) RENNELL IS. SOPAC
 

 
2/8/1943 F4F-4 11782 VF-72 USS NASSAU (CVE-16)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/10/1943 F4F-4 12028 VMF-123 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/10/1943 TBF-1 05956 VC-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) SOLOMONS SOPAC ENS ROBERT H. STONUM S
2/11/1943 F4F-4 11736 VF-6 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) NOUMEA SOPAC ENS HUGH D. MCINTOSH M
2/12/1943 PBY-5A 08033 VP-71 CANTON
 
CENPAC
 

 
2/14/1943 F4U-1 02187 VMF-124
 

 
SOPAC LT GEORGE L. LYON M
2/14/1943 F4U-1 02249 VMF-124
 

 
SOPAC LT HAROLD B. STEWART M
2/14/1943 PBY-5A 02965 PATSU-1 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/15/1943 TBF-1 06035 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) RECIFE BRAZIL
 

 
2/15/1943 PB4Y-1P 31958 VMD-154
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/16/1943 J2F-5 00743
 

 
SAN JUAN CENLANT
 

 
2/17/1943 J2F-5 00799 VJ-2
 

 
WCENPAC
 

 
2/18/1943 R4D-5 17236 MAG-13
 
OWI SW PAC LT DAVID D. CAMERON S
2/20/1943 PBY-5 2408 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/20/1943 SBD-4 06939 VMSB-144
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC 2NDLT B.C. YOUNG D
2/22/1943 F4F-4 11934 VGS-11 USS ALTAMAHA (ACV-18)
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/22/1943 SO3C-1 4825
 

 
NOUMEA SOPAC
 

 
2/22/1943 TBF-1 00493 VT-11
 
FIJI IS. SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 F4F-4 5106 MAG-14 GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-4 06743 MAG-14 GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 06687 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 06674 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 F4F-4 11983 COMFAIR GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 F4F-4 03520 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03306 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03271 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 OS2U-3 5782 VS-4
 

 
NORLANT
 

 
2/23/1943 OS2N-1 01458 VS-4
 

 
NORLANT
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03235 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03297 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03288 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/23/1943 SBD-3 03296 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/24/1943 TBF-1 01752 VT-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) SOLOMONS SOPAC LTJG G.L. WELLS S
2/24/1943 SNJ-4 26818 VF-207 SAN JULIEN
 
CENLANT
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 02049 MAG-14 GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 03471 MAG-14 GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11660 MAG-14 GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11694 COMAIRPAC GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 PBY-5 2295 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SBD-3 4687 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11795 COMAIRPAC GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SBD-3 06610 VB-11 HILO HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11715 VMF-112 ESPIRITU SANTO
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11898 VMF-214 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SBD-3 06679 VGS-28 USS CHENANGO (ACV-28) SOLOMONS SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11774 COMAIRPAC GUADALCANAL GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SO3C-1 4867 CL-55 USS CLEVELAND (CL-55) ENR VILA SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11722 VMF-112 ESPIRITU SANTO
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 F4F-4 11793 VMF-112 ESPIRITU SANTO
 
SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SNJ-4 26458 VMF-211 PALMYRA
 
ECENPAC LT FOULKES S
2/25/1943 OS2U-3 5343 CL-5 USS MILWAUKEE (CL-5)
 
NORLANT LTJG A.G. MAXWELL U
2/25/1943 SBD-4 06703 VMSB-144
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/25/1943 SBD-3 06516 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/26/1943 PV-3 33927 VP-82
 

 
NORLANT
 

 
2/26/1943 OS2N-1 01497 VS-4
 

 
NORLANT
 

 
2/26/1943 SBD-4 06874 VS-16
 

 
SOLANT
 

 
2/26/1943 SNJ-4 05667 1ST MAW
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
2/27/1943 F4F-4 02057 VMF-211 PALMYRA
 
ECENPAC
 

 
2/27/1943 F4F-4 03409 VF-72
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/27/1943 F4U-1 02191 VMF-124
 

 
SOPAC LT GEORGE L. GATELY D
2/27/1943 F4U-1 02171 VMF-124
 

 
SOPAC LT WALTER A. FRANKLIN D
2/27/1943 TBF-1 06048 VGS-9 USS BOGUE (ACV-9)
 
CENLANT
 

 
2/27/1943 TBF-1 00530 VGS-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) NOUMEA SOPAC ENS BENTON JOHN SKUDA S
2/28/1943 F4F-4 02141 VGF-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) TONTOUTA SOPAC ENS G.R. COOK S
2/28/1943 F4F-4 01991 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/28/1943 F4F-4 03465 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/28/1943 F4F-4 03470 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/28/1943 F4F-4 03526 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/28/1943 F4F-4 5203 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
2/28/1943 TBF-1 05958 VGS-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) NOUMEA SOPAC ENS BENTON JOHN SKUDA S
2/28/1943 OS2U-3 09410 VS-1
 

 
NORLANT
 

 
2/28/1943 PBY-5 04506 VP-91
 

 
SOPAC
 

 

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
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