USN Overseas Aircraft Loss List September 1942

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DATE TYPE BUNO SQUADRON FROM DOWN AREA PILOT FATE
9/1/1942 SOC-3 1139 CL-47 USS BOISE (CL-47)
 
ECENPAC
 

 
9/1/1942 SBD-1 1622
 

 
MEXICO CEN AMER ENS RAY W. GRIMES D
9/2/1942 SBD-3 4584 VS-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ESPIRITU SANTO SOPAC ENS DAVIDSON S
9/2/1942 OS2U-3 5358 VO-4
 

 
ECENPAC ENS L.A. BEARD U
9/3/1942 OS2U-2 2194 VS-5 BERMUDA (DET 4) BERMUDA NORLANT ENS LAWRENCE A. UTTER U
9/4/1942 SOC-3 1071 CL-47 USS BOISE (CL-47)
 
ECENPAC
 

 
9/4/1942 OS2N-1 01342 VO-3 USS IDAHO (BB-42) SITKA NORPAC
 

 
9/5/1942 F4F-4 5074 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT JEFFRIES D
9/5/1942 SO3C-1 4748 CL-56 USS COLUMBIA (CL-56)
 
CENLANT ENS G.F. RUSH U
9/5/1942 F4F-4 02076 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/5/1942 F4F-4 5096 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC S/SGT GARRABRANT M
9/5/1942 F4F-4 03399 VF-9 USS RANGER (CV-4) BERMUDA NORLANT
 

 
9/6/1942 SBD-3 03342 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT MCALLISTER U
9/6/1942 SBD-3 03356 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC MAJ F.L. BROWN U
9/7/1942 PBY-5A 04980 VP-61
 

 
NORPAC
 

 
9/7/1942 SBD-3 4658 VMSB-241
 

 
SOPAC CAPT ACERS S
9/7/1942 PBY-5 2376 VP-81
 

 
CENLANT LT ROBERT W. CUMMINGS D
9/8/1942 F4F-4 02082 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT HUGHES S
9/8/1942 F4F-4 01993 VGS-9 USS BOGUE (ACV-9)
 
CENLANT ENS W.F. CHAMBERLAIN S
9/8/1942 F4F-4 02091 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT JEANS S
9/8/1942 F4F-4 02079 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT LEES S
9/8/1942 F4F-4 5142 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT D'ARCY S
9/8/1942 F4F-4 02106 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT JOHNSON S
9/9/1942 F4F-4 02107 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT J.M. JONES M
9/9/1942 F4F-4 02100 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT MARION R. CARL S
9/9/1942 F4F-4 02099 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT CANFIELD S
9/10/1942 F4F-4 03491 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT POND M
9/10/1942 F4F-3 2516 VMO-251
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/11/1942 F4F-4 02109 VMF-224 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC MAJ R.E. GALER S
9/12/1942 F4F-4 5075 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC ENS CHARLES E. RICHERBERGER D
9/12/1942 F4F-4 03506 VF-10 HAWAII HAWAII ECENPAC ENS E.S. COLSSON S
9/13/1942 F4F-4 04105 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC B.D. HARING D
9/13/1942 F4F-4 04071 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC MCLENNAN M
9/13/1942 F4F-4 03501 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC CONGER S
9/13/1942 F4F-4 03499 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT CHAMBERLAIN S
9/13/1942 F4F-4 5198 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC ENS WILEMAN D
9/13/1942 F4F-4 5100 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT PHILLIPS S
9/13/1942 SBD-3 4608 VS-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ESPIRITU SANTO SOPAC ENS WAGER M
9/13/1942 F4F-4 5084 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC ENS INNIS S
9/14/1942 F4F-4 02093 VMF-223 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC LT TROWBRIDGE S
9/14/1942 SBD-3 4667 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT KAUFMAN D
9/14/1942 OS2U-3 09634
 
USS ESSEX (CV-9) SITKA NORPAC
 

 
9/14/1942 F4F-4 5066 VF-3 USS YORKTOWN (CV-5) PEARL ECENPAC ENS ROBERT C. EVANS S
9/15/1942 SBD-1 1754 VMSB-234 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
9/15/1942 F4F-4 5205 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/15/1942 F4F-4 5240 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/15/1942 PBO-1
 

 
TRINIDAD
 
CENLANT
 

 
9/15/1942 F4F-4 5043 VF-10 HAWAII HAWAII ECENPAC ENS J.L. MCMAHON S
9/15/1942 SBD-3 03337 VS-72 USS WASP (CV-7) SAN CRISTOBAL SOPAC (SHIP SANK)
 
9/15/1942 SBD-3 03351 VS-71 USS WASP (CV-7) SAN CRISTOBAL SOPAC ENS ROBERT A. ESCHER S
9/15/1942 SBD-3 03362 VS-72 USS WASP (CV-7) SAN CRISTOBAL SOPAC (SHIP SANK)
 
9/15/1942 SBD-3 03330 VS-72 USS WASP (CV-7) SAN CRISTOBAL SOPAC (SHIP SANK)
 
9/16/1942 SBD-3 03243 VS-3 USS SARATOGA (CV-3) ESPIRITU SANTO SOPAC ENS C. NEWTON U
9/17/1942 SBD-3 4669 VMSB-231
 

 
SOPAC LT A. SMITH M
9/17/1942 F4F-4 5191 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/17/1942 SBD-3 4629 VS-72 USS HORNET (CV-8)
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/17/1942 F4F-4 5230 VF-10 HAWAII HAWAII ECENPAC ENS GERALD V. DAVIS D
9/17/1942 OS2N-1 01324 VMS-3 ST. THOMAS V.I.
 
CENLANT
 

 
9/18/1942 SBD-3 03347 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC LT THOMAS M
9/19/1942 SNJ-4 10123 MAG-24 EWA HAWAII ECENPAC 2NDLT CHARLES H. HYDE, JR. M
9/19/1942 SBD-4 10616 VS-5 USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) GUADALCANAL SOPAC ENS FINK U
9/19/1942 J2F-2A 1204
 
VIRGIN ISLANDS
 
CENLANT
 

 
9/20/1942 SBD-3 03293 VMSB-231
 

 
SOPAC CAPT IDEN D
9/20/1942 SBD-3 03294 VMSB-231
 

 
SOPAC LT ZUBER S
9/21/1942 OS2U-3 5344 CL-7 USS RALEIGH (CL-7)
 
CENPAC ENS JOHN W. GEORGE U
9/21/1942 J2F-5 00689 VJ-4 GUANTANAMO BAY CUBA CENLANT
 

 
9/21/1942 PBY-5A 7247 VP-92 STOCKING ISLAND BERMUDA NORLANT ENS R.J. FINNIE U
9/22/1942 J2F-5 00671 VS-1 (DET 14)
 
SOPAC
 

 
9/22/1942 OS2N-1 01373
 
GUANTANAMO BAY CUBA CENLANT
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 2410 VP-11
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 2419 VP-11
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 F4F-4 03418 VF-10
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 2450 VP-11
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 SBD-3 03312 VMSB-241
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 2388 VP-11
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 04430 VP-23
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/23/1942 PBY-5 04429 VP-23
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/24/1942 PBY-3 0884 VP-32 GUANTANAMO BAY CUBA CENLANT
 

 
9/27/1942 F4F-3 2515 VMF-111
 

 
SOPAC
 

 
9/27/1942 SBD-3 06641 VS-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) OFF NORFOLK CENLANT ENS GEORGE F. DALTON U
9/27/1942 PBY-5A 02949 FAW-2 PEARL HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
9/28/1942 PBY-5 04477 VP-61 NAZAN BAY
 
NORPAC ENS M.E. HUMPHREYS S
9/28/1942 F4F-4 02136 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) OFF NORFOLK CENLANT LT T.A. GREEL S
9/28/1942 SBD-3 03348 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL SOPAC
 

 
9/28/1942 SBD-3
 
VMSB-231
 

 

 
LT LESLIE M
9/28/1942 F4F-4 5034 VF-41 USS RANGER (CV-4) OFF NORFOLK CENLANT ENS B.N. MAGHEN U
9/29/1942 F4F-4 11729 VGS-12 USS COPAHEE (ACV-12) NEW CALEDONIA SOPAC 2NDLT SIMPSON S
9/29/1942 OS2U-3 5342 CL-5 USS MILWAUKEE (CL-5) RECIFE BRAZIL
 

 
9/29/1942 PBY-5 2382 VP-81
 

 
CENLANT LCDR THOMAS B. HALEY S
9/29/1942 SBD-3 06535 VMSB-241 USS COPAHEE (ACV-12) NEW CALEDONIA SOPAC 2NDLT G.H. ELLIOTT D
9/29/1942 F4F-4 5185 VF-5 GUADALCANAL
 
SOPAC ENS SHOEMAKER U
9/29/1942 SBD-3 06560 VGS-29 USS SANTEE (ACV-29) OFF BERMUDA NORLANT
 

 
9/29/1942 SOC-3 1089 CL-46 USS PHOENIX (CL-46)
 
SW PAC
 

 
9/30/1942 PBY-5A 05039 VP-24
 
HAWAII ECENPAC
 

 
9/30/1942 SBD-3 4673 VMSB-232
 
GUADALCANAL 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
Action Code List for the meaning of Action or USN acronyms page for meaning of general abbreviations.

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