USN Overseas Aircraft Loss List November 1942

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DATE TYPE BUNO SQUADRON FROM DOWN AREA PILOT FATE
11/1/1942 F4F-4 03448 VMO-251
 

 
SOPAC LT YUNCK S
11/2/1942 F4F-4 02148 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT THRASH U
11/2/1942 SBD-3 03335 VS-71
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LTJG LERMAN M
11/2/1942 SBD-3 03329 VS-71
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LCDR ELDRIDGE D
11/2/1942 SBD-3 03210 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT NEWMAN M
11/2/1942 PBY-5 04486 VP-61 DUTCH HARBOR ALASKA NORPAC
 

 
11/2/1942 SBD-3 06590 VS-71
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/2/1942 SBD-3 06523 VMSB-132
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT GENTRY M
11/2/1942 SBD-3 03367 VS-71
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/3/1942 F4F-4 5206 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/4/1942 PBY-5 04497 FAW-4 DUTCH HARBOR ALASKA NORPAC
 

 
11/4/1942 PBY-5 04508 VP-61 KODIAK ALASKA NORPAC
 

 
11/5/1942 SO3C-1 4775 COMAIRPAC PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC HUGH PRICE M
11/5/1942 OS2N-1 01408 VS-2 COCO SOLO
 
CENLANT
 

 
11/5/1942 F4F-4 5171 VF-10 NEW CALEDONIA
 
SOPAC ENS M.W. AXELROD S
11/6/1942 PBY-5 04454 VP-33 COCO SOLO
 
CENLANT
 

 
11/7/1942 SBD-3 03273 VMSB-141
 
NOUMEA SOPAC LT SULLIVAN M
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03483 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT SIMPSON U
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03453 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC CAPT FOSS S
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03467 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT DOYLE U
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03480 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT STUB U
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03542 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT NARR M
11/7/1942 F4F-4 5061 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT MAAS S
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03533 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT RUDDELL M
11/7/1942 F4F-4 03482 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT MANN S
11/7/1942 PBY-5A 02968 MAG-13 WALLIS ISLAND
 
SOPAC MSGT A.J. ROSCOE S
11/7/1942 PBY-5A 02969 MAG-13 WALLIS ISLAND
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/8/1942 F4F-4 02113 VGF-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) CASABLANCA NW AFR LCDR T.K. WRIGHT S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11908 VGF-26 USS SANGAMON (ACV-26) PORT LYAUTEY MOROCCO
 

 
11/8/1942 SBD-3 06546 VGS-26 USS SANGAMON (ACV-26) PORT LYAUTEY MOROCCO
 

 
11/8/1942 TBF-1 00572 VGS-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) CASABLANCA NW AFR LT G.H. WIGFALL S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 4081 VGF-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) CASABLANCA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11763 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS E. VAN VRANKEN S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11745 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS W.P. NAYLOR S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 03512 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS J.M. GALLAND S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 03511 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR LCDR J.T. BLACKBURN S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 03462 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS UNCAS L. FRETWELL S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 03436 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS R.W. PETERSON S
11/8/1942 TBF-1 00624 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS C.L. WARNSTAFF S
11/8/1942 TBF-1 00611 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS E.M. LOCK S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11767 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR LTJG GEORGE N. TRUMPETER M
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11703 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 SOC-3
 

 
USS RANGER (CV-4) CASABLANCA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 F4F-4 4094 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 F4F-4 02023 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR ENS THOMAS MACK WILHOITE M
11/8/1942 F4F-4 4089 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 TBF-1 00545 VGS-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 TBF-1 00545 VGS-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/8/1942 SBD-3 06678 VMSB-141
 
NOUMEA SOPAC 1STLT ASHCRAFT D
11/8/1942 F4F-4 03461 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR LT GRALL S
11/8/1942 SBD-3 06627 VS-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR ENS DUFFY M
11/8/1942 SBD-3 06619 VS-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR LCDR CARVER S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 11708 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR ENS HARRIS S
11/8/1942 F4F-4 4084 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR LT ANDREWS S
11/9/1942 F4F-4 11707 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR ENS GEARHARDT S
11/9/1942 F4F-4 11742 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR LT MICKA M
11/9/1942 F4F-4 11762 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR
 

 
11/9/1942 F4F-4 11765 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) FEDALA NW AFR LT AMESBURY M
11/9/1942 TBF-1 00460 VGS-26 USS SANGAMON (ACV-26) PORT LYAUTEY MOROCCO LTJG LEOPOLD WEIDLEN S
11/9/1942 F4F-4 5035 VGF-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) CASABLANCA NW AFR LTJG W. SWEETMAN S
11/9/1942 OS2U-2 3088
 
USS MACKINAC (AVP-13) ENR SANTA CRUZ SOPAC
 

 
11/10/1942 TBF-1 00568 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS WILLIAM E. WHITE S
11/10/1942 OS2N-1 01397 VS-2 JAMAICA
 
CENLANT
 

 
11/10/1942 SBD-3 03280 VMSB-141
 

 
SOPAC LT HAHN S
11/10/1942 TBF-1 01765 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR LTJG DONALD C. RODEEN S
11/10/1942 SBD-3 06557 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR ENS E.M. TOWER, JR. S
11/10/1942 TBF-1 00608 VGS-27 USS SUWANNEE (ACV-27) CASABLANCA NW AFR ENS R.E. O'NEIL D
11/10/1942 F4F-4 03514 VGF-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR
 

 
11/10/1942 PBY-5A 02971 VP-73 WALES
 
EUROPE
 

 
11/11/1942 PBY-5 2416 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 5200 VMF-212 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 03508 VMF-224 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 03407 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC S/SGT COCHRAN M
11/11/1942 F4F-4 03503 VMF-224 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 5121 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC M/SGT PALKO M
11/11/1942 F4F-4 5199 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 03504 VMF-224 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 5259 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 SBD-3 06592
 
USS NASSAU (CVE-16) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 5167 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 PBY-5 2342 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 02125 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 02064 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 03427 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT PEDERSON M
11/11/1942 F4F-4 02121 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 02145 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 F4F-4 02132 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/11/1942 PBY-5 2355 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/12/1942 F4F-4 11906 VGF-26 USS SANGAMON (ACV-26) ENR NORFOLK CENLANT
 

 
11/12/1942 F4F-4 5172 VMF-121 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT BATE S
11/12/1942 F4F-4 03444 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT WAMEL S
11/12/1942 TBF-1 00585 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) SAFI NW AFR
 

 
11/12/1942 F4F-4 03447 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC S/SGT HURST S
11/13/1942 PBY-5A 7274 VP-92
 
CASABLANCA NW AFR
 

 
11/13/1942 TBF-1 00557 VMSB-131
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT BANGERT U
11/13/1942 F4F-4 03452 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT BOLLMANN S
11/13/1942 SBD-3 06572 VMSB-141
 

 
SOPAC LT SANDRETTO U
11/13/1942 SBD-3 06571 VMSB-141
 

 
SOPAC LT KNAPP U
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06645 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC ENS J.H. CARROUM S
11/14/1942 F4F-4 4062 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 F4F-4 4070 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 F4F-4 5120 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 F4F-4 02144 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 F4F-4 02147 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06693
 

 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 4610 VS-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06595 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC ENS P.M. HALLORAN M
11/14/1942 F4F-4 03478 VMF-112 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC S/SGT HURST S
11/14/1942 F4F-4 03445 VF-10 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 F4F-4 03456 VF-10 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06643 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT V.W. WELCH M
11/14/1942 F4F-4 03518 VF-10 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06680
 

 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06528
 

 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06644 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT T.D. WAKEHAM U
11/14/1942 SBD-3 06653 VS-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC LTJG W.E. JOHNSON M
11/14/1942 F4F-4 03454 VMF-212 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LCOL BAUER M
11/14/1942 F4F-4 02150 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 PBY-5 04509 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 OS2N-1 01320 VO-6 USS SOUTH DAKOTA (BB-57) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 06492 VS-10
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 06494 VS-10
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 OS2U-3 5759 VO-6 USS SOUTH DAKOTA (BB-57) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 PBY-5 04507 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 OS2U-3 5758 VO-6 USS SOUTH DAKOTA (BB-57) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 J2F-5 00665 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 03188 VS-10
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 R4D-1 01978 VMJ-253
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 06593 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 03220 VS-10
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SOC-1 9926 VGS-6 USS MINNEAPOLIS (CA-36) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 03253 VS-10
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 F4F-4 4068 VF-71 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 06504 VB-10 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 F4F-4 11727 VF-6 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ENR NOUMEA SOPAC LTJG ROBERT M. BISQUE S
11/15/1942 J2F-5 00723 VMJ-253
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 TBF-1 01744 VT-10 GUADALCANAL ESPIRITU SANTO SOPAC ENS DELNORTE BONDURANT S
11/15/1942 R4D-1 01648 VMJ-253
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 F4F-4 03484 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
11/15/1942 SBD-3 03338 VMO-251
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/16/1942 F4F-4 02128 VMF-122
 

 
SOPAC LT REUSSERS S
11/16/1942 TBF-1 00594 VT-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ENR NOUMEA SOPAC ENS E.E. RODENBURG S
11/17/1942 F4F-3 1850 VMO-251
 

 
SOPAC 2NDLT K.L. REUSSER D
11/17/1942 F4F-4 03434 VMO-251
 

 
SOPAC 2NDLT G.B. LOYLE D
11/17/1942 TBF-1 00580 VGS-26 USS SANGAMON (ACV-26) ENR NORFOLK CENLANT
 

 
11/18/1942 OS2U-3 5316 BB-35 USS TEXAS (BB-35) PORT LYAUTEY MOROCCO LT WILLIAM A. TURNER U
11/19/1942 SBD-3 03318 VMSB-241
 
HAWAII ECENPAC 2NDLT R.E. GORTON S
11/19/1942 TBF-1 00512 VT-5 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ENR NOUMEA SOPAC ENS E.B. HOLLEY S
11/19/1942 SBD-3 03197 VMSB-241
 
HAWAII ECENPAC 2NDLT M.A. VESTAL S
11/19/1942 F4F-4 11723 VF-6 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ENR NOUMEA SOPAC ENS ROBERT B. GROVE S
11/19/1942 F4F-4 5112 VF-72 USS NASSAU (CVE-16) HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
11/20/1942 F4F-4 01996 VF-11 MAUI HAWAII ECENPAC ENS EARL G. CRAIG M
11/20/1942 PBY-5 04425 VP-43 DUTCH HARBOR ALASKA NORPAC
 

 
11/20/1942 PBY-5 04491 VP-91 YANIKORO
 
SOPAC LTJG E.J. MANSUETO S
11/21/1942 PBY-5 04513 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/21/1942 OS2N-1 01330 FAW-1
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
11/21/1942 F4F-4 03477 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC LT CLARK S
11/21/1942 F4F-4 03531 VMF-112
 

 
SOPAC T/SGT H. CONTI D
11/23/1942 F4F-4 11787 VGS-11 USS ALTAMAHA (ACV-18) ESPIRITU SANTO SOPAC LTJG MURRAY S. BRANNEN S
11/23/1942 SBD-3 06620 VS-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) OFF NORFOLK CENLANT
 

 
11/24/1942 OS2U-3 09471 VS-2 COCO SOLO (DET 15)
 
CENLANT ENS L.D. FRAME U
11/25/1942 OS2N-1 01308
 
SITKA ALASKA NORPAC
 

 
11/25/1942 OS2N-1 01321 BB-40 USS NEW MEXICO (BB-40) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
11/25/1942 SOC-1 9961
 
USS INDEPENDENCE (CV-22) PEARL ECENPAC
 

 
11/26/1942 PBY-5A 02951 VP-23 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC LTJG WILLIAM L. JOHNSON M
11/26/1942 PBY-5 2407 VP-101 PERTH AUSTRALIA SW PAC LT ROY J. KROGH S
11/27/1942 OS2N-1 01443 VS-2 COCO SOLO (DET 15)
 
CENLANT
 

 
11/30/1942 TBF-1 01760 VT-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ENR NOUMEA SOPAC
 

 

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