VF-62 SEAGOING BOOMERANGS
Call sign "SilverStep"

Commanding Officers
Cdr. Simmons Cdr. Phil Craven Cdr. Hal Terry
Cdr. Bill Rau Cdr. Don Whitman Cdr. Sam Hubbard


DATES OF F-8 OPERATIONS:

MODELS OF F-8 EQUIPPED:

CRUISES / DEPLOYMENTS:

DATES: TO: CAG: Carrier/Location:
Oct 64 - Nov 64 Carribean 10 - Cdr. ? CVA-38 Shangri-la
Jan 65 W. Atlantic 10 - Cdr. ? CVA-38 Shangri-la
Apr 65 - Sep 65 Med 10 - Cdr. ? CVA-38 Shangri-la
Jun 66 - Jul 66 Gitmo 8 - Cdr. Obie Oberg Guantanamo Bay
Aug 66 - Sep 66 W. Atlantic 8 - Cdr. Obie Oberg CVA-38 Shangri-la
Sep 66 - May 67 Med 8 - Cdr. Obie Oberg, Cdr. Bruce Bagwell CVA-38 Shangri-la
Aug 67 Gitmo 8 - Cdr. Bruce Bagwell CVA-38 Shangri-la
Sep 67 - Oct 67 W. Atlantic 8 - Cdr. John Dixon CVA-38 Shangri-la
Nov 67 - Jul 68 Med 8 - Cdr. John Dixon; Cdr. Bob Lovelace CVA-38 Shangri-la
Jan 69 - Jul 69 Med 8 - Cdr. Bob Lovelace CVA-38 Shangri-la

SIGNIFICANT OPERATIONS: 1965 Paris Airshow; Key West hotpad duty Oct 64, Jul - Aug 67; PHIBLEX 10-67



SILVER STEP 210
Jim Brady

The experiences of the men who rose to the challenge of flying the mighty F8 Crusader!
Eloquent Publishing
ISBN 978-1-60860-429-6
copyright: Greenfields Publishing LLC 904-716-2562
http://www.strategicpublishinggroup.com/title/SilverStep210.html

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