VP-5 Squadron Shipmates
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ShipmateUSS Chincoteague (AVP-24) ShipmatesShipmate

ARMSTRONG, Bill 2ww@sbcglobal.net "...I served aboard the USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) (1943-1944) and CASU-F-20 (1944-1945)..." [17NOV2012]

BECKHAM, RM2 Donald L. ashbeck25@aol.com "...I served aboard the USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) as RM2/c from January 4 until March 1945. The old "Chinc" was credited with six battle stars under three different skippers. We were all over the Pacific serving in about every island chain. She was little but loud. I have no regrets about my tour of service. I wish all the best..." [04APR2004]

JOHNSON C/O His Son Roy Johnson johnsonwaverider@aol.com "...My Dad was on the USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) in the Vanikoro Island a Tender for FAW-1. The Japanese launched 12 air attacks at Sabo Bay 7-7-43. Looking for information..." [20MAR2002]

TRAGER, John F. c/o Mrs. Phyllis Singleton bodine47@swbell.net "...My father was on the USS Chincoteague (AVP-24) when it was commissioned in April of 1943. His name is John F. Trager. He lives in Horton, Kansas. He and my mom will celebrate their 60th anniv. in January. He turned 81 in May. He is in contact with a fellow Shipmate in Nixa, Mo. by the name of William Armstrong. If there is a ship roster, could you send it to me at my e-mail address? Thanks for your tireless efforts on your delightful website..." [29AUG2005]

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