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STATUS INFORMATION
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STRICKEN
To be disposed of, type of disposal not known.
08 March 2004



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"Sparrowhawk"

SPECIAL THANKS !
For their help in developing
these Ship's Co. Pages
Leigh D. Allvord
M Div. * 1958-1960
Richard E. Binder
S3 Div. * 1974-1975
Dave Foley
"Sparrowhawk"
V0 Div. * 1980-1983
John L. Hedinger
RVAH-1 * 1964-1967
OZ Div. * 1970-1974
Stanley Richardson
RVAH-12 * 1971

Cruise Books
These Cruise Books have been donated to the Independence Memorial Library for use in developing this site
1961 Med Cruise
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1965 WestPac Cruise
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1966 / 1967 Med Cruise
John L. Hedinger
1971 / 1972 Med Cruise
John Zieba
1974 / 1975 Med Cruise
Richard E. Binder

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Special Thanks Also To
Michael Craven A Div. 62-65
For Upgrading My Old
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My Apologies
To those who have
Sent their names and additional information that I have not
added yet.
The project has become very large and even though I work on it almost every day, it is impossible for me to keep up.
I will continue to add the names and information as quickly as I can.

Thank You All
For Your Support
George W. Fetherman AN
V1 - Rep 8,
1958 - 1960


Anyone out there with information on any of my subject matter,
feel free to send me additions and / or corrections.

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U.S.S. INDEPENDENCE
HC-2 FLEET ANGELS
CVW-7

HC-2
Fleet Angels

HU-2 Squardron was established 1 April 1948
Lakehurst Naval Air Station, N.J.
Redesignated HC-2 - 01 July 1965.
(HU = Helicopter Utility * HC = Helicopter Combat Support)
HS2 - Sikorsky UH-3A
HC2 - Sikorsky UH-3A
US Navy Photo Provided by HC2

10 May 65 - 13 Dec 65 WestPac - Vietnam/Tonkin Gulf
************* ENLISTED *************
Name
Rate
Photo
Comments
Dave Bradley AMS3
Jan 1965 Dec 1965
AMS3
FLAG
*
Patrick McFadden AMS3
1965 1967
AMS3
FLAG
*
Charles Arthur Woolwine AMS2
KIA 16 May 1965
AMS2
FLAG
Vietnam
WESTPAC 1965

Memorial Page
'J' 'K' Sloan AE2
KIA 16 May 1965
AE2
FLAG
Vietnam
WESTPAC 1965

Memorial Page


************* OFFICERS *************
Name
Rank
Photo
Comments


13 Jun 66 - 01 Feb 67 Med
************* ENLISTED *************
Name
Rate
Photo
Comments
Patrick McFadden AMS3
1965 1967
AMS3
FLAG
*
Norman R. Schlieper ADR2
1959 - 1962
ADR2
FLAG
Plank Owner
V2 / V6 Divison
Aviation Machinest Mate


************* OFFICERS *************
Name
Rank
Photo
Comments


30 Apr 68 - 27 Jan 69 Med
************* ENLISTED *************
Name
Rate
Photo
Comments
Robert L. Cook AD2
1967 - 1968
AD2
FLAG

Memorial Page


************* OFFICERS *************
Name
Rank
Photo
Comments


03 Sep 69 - 09 Oct 69 NorLant
(NATO) Peacekeeper

************* ENLISTED *************
Name
Rate
Photo
Comments
Ken Dotson AD2
1969 & 1977
AD2
FLAG
RVAH-12


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Name
Rank
Photo
Comments


CVG-7 CVW-7
CVW-7 Squadrons on board for cruises 1959 - 1977
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VF-33
VF-41
VF-62
VF-84
VF-102
VFP-62
VFP-63
VMF(AW)-115
VA-12
VA-34
VA-64
VA-65
VA-66
VA-72
VA-75
VA-76
VA-86
VA-106
VA-128
VMA-224
VMA-324
VMA-324
VAH-1
RVAH-1
VAH-1
RVAH-7
RVAH-9
VAH-10
VAH-11
RVAH-11
RVAH-12
RVAH-13
RVAH-14
VAP-61
VAQ-33
VAQ-129
VAQ-132
VAQ-136
VAW-12
VAW-13
VAW-33
VAW-117
VAW-122
VAW-124
VS-31
VSF-1
HU-2
HC-2
HS-2
HS-5
HS-6
VQ-1
VQ-2



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