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By U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense (DoD),U.S. Marine Corps (USMC)

Professionally switched over for actual flowing-text ebook layout replica, this exact publication strains greater than forty years of energetic provider by means of Marine Fighter assault Squadron one hundred fifteen. when you consider that its commissioning in July 1943, the squadron has advanced from a bunch of wartime newbies in SNJ-4 planes to contemporary front-line pros of their F/A-18 Hornets. those a long time have obvious VMFA-115 on lively carrier within the Southwest Pacific, the Philippines, China, Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan, Western Europe, the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, and on either coasts of the USA. info for the historical past have been drawn mostly from fundamental resources: command diaries and chronologies; muster rolls; released old works; and reminiscences of the Marines involved.

This quantity deals an operational narrative account of 1 of the Marine Corps' best-known fighter squadrons. Holder of 3 Presidential Unit Citations and 3 instances offered the Hanson Trophy, VMFA-115 has outfitted a amazing profession when you consider that 1943. It has performed a sought after function in each nationwide clash from global warfare II to the Vietnam struggle, and has served in approximately the whole lot of the globe. whereas this heritage offers with a selected squadron, it exemplifies the carrier of many different Marine fighter-attack squadrons.

Formation and Pacific motion * Philippine strive against * A circulate to China * Hawaiian and Stateside accountability * Korean strive against * again to the States * Japan-U.S. commute * Vietnam wrestle * Thailand Deployment * Japan Again-U.S. back * Notes

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