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Circa 1958

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: Naval Aviation News May 1958 "...First Run - Page 33 - Naval Aviation News - May 1958..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1950s/1958/may58.pdf [13AUG2004]

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Circa 1953

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: Naval Aviation News June 1953 "...FASRON Trains Neptune Crews - Page 35 - Naval Aviation News - June 1953..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1950s/1953/jun53.pdf [29JUL2004]

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Circa 1952

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: "...FASRON-110, FASRON-112, FASRON-114, FASRON-117, FASRON-118, FASRON-119, FASRON-120, FASRON-885, FASRON-895, VP-1, VP-2, VP-4, VP-6, VP-9, VP-22, VP-28, VP-29, VP-40, VP-42, VP-46, VP-47, VP-731, VP-772, VP-871, VP-892 and VP-931) - Naval Aeronautical Organization OPNAV NOTICE 05400 for Fiscal Year 1953 dated 1 October 1952 is: DECLASSIFIED per Office of Chief of Naval Operations on 1 February 1965 by Op-501..." WebSite: Naval Historical Center http://www.history.navy.mil/a-record/nao53-68/fy1953-oct52.pdf [14MAR2007]

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Circa 1951

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: "...PBY BUNO: 64046 USN History Card..." Contributed Ragnar J. Ragnarson ragsie@centrum.is [17JAN2007]

Circa 1948

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: "...VPNAVY BookTitle: "Patrol Squadron Four Aerial Survey of Southeastern Alaska 1948 Cruise Book"..." CruiseBook mentions FASRON-112, VP-61, and VP-4. [10JAN2000]

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: "The NAS Whidbey Island, Washington story left out quite a few patrol bomber squadrons as I went there in Aug 1948 and there was 3 squadrons of PB4Y-2 Privateers there. I was placed in VPHL-7, (9 Planes per squad.) Also 3 squadrons of P-2V Neptunes, VPMLs plus FASRON 112. The Privateers rotated to NAS Kodiak, Alaska and the Neptunes went to NAS Adak, Alaska, plus FASRON 114 was in NAS Kodiak, Alaska..." Contributed by W RAMON BALKCOM WRAMONBALKCOM@WEBTV.NET [22DEC97]

Circa 1947

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: "...PBY BUNO: 63993 USN History Card..." WebSite: Yahoo PBY Group http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PBY/ [11FEB2007]

Circa Unknown

HistoryA BIT OF HISTORY: History ThumbnailCameraFASRON-112 "...FASRON-112 Commanding Officer at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington..." U. S. Navy Documentation [27DEC2012]

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