Semper Fi

Semper Fi

PostBy: wilder11354 On: Sun Nov 10, 2013 11:34 pm

Happy B' Day past, present, future Marines. 3rd MAW,VMFA-531 Greyghosts.
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Re: Semper Fi

PostBy: Hambden Bob On: Sun Nov 10, 2013 11:47 pm

Thanx,Wilder,That was my Dad's Carrier-The Coral Sea-43-The last Midway Class with keel laid in '45. Both Her and the "Old Man" are gone. Marine Air-Nice Pic-Thanx Again !
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Re: Semper Fi

PostBy: stovepipemike On: Tue Nov 12, 2013 8:21 am

We operated with the Coral Sea on several WestPac cruises but never had any Phantom's on board our carrier. My hat is off to the guy's that flew from a catapult and landed with a hook,especially at night.Just so you know, the Navy pilots were just a touch up on the scale. Semper Nav :D :) Mike
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