VP-5 Squadron Shipmates
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CREEL, Larry gaprailroad2010@yahoo.com "...I served with FASRON-106 NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada (03/1957-12/1958). I worked on the line crew, fueling, and plane spotter. I have flown in Super Connies, P5M-2's, P2V-5F, Canadian Lancaster Mark 10, SNB-5, R5D-2, Twin Beach, C-119, C-130, and about 2 or 3 different kinds of seaplanes. Have a few pictures at different bases in Newfoundland. I also served with VF-32 NAS Jacksonville, Florida, VX-3 NAS Atlantic City, New Jersey, VX-1 at NAS Key West, Florida (to phase out the Navy Blimps). I was discharged January 27, 1959 (wish I had of stayed in to retire)..." [E-Mail Updated 15AUG2011 | E-Mail Updated 16JUN2005 | E-Mail Updated 04APR2004 | E-Mail Updated 04JUN2002 | 15DEC2000]

ALEXANDER, AZC John D. Retired davealex@bellsouth.net "...I served with VP-30 from 1963 to 1966, VA-46, VF-171, VX-3, VA-16A, VA-155 and NAS Alameda, California. Carriers included USS Antietam, USS Valley Forge, USS Boxer, USS Roosevelt, USS Wasp, USS Shangri La, USS Lexington and the USS Forrestal. I retired with 22 years of Naval service in 1968..." [20JAN2010]

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