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  F4U-1 Corsair Bureau Number ?  
USMC
VMF-114

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Allan Kelly
1987

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Jeff Konn 1990

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via Bob Rocker 1995

Aircraft History
Assigned to Vought. Delivered to the U. S. Navy (USN) as F4U-1 Corsair bureau number unknown. Disassembled and shipped to the Pacific.

Wartime History
Assigned to the United States Marine Corps (USMC) to Marine Fighting Sqaudron 114 (VMF-114). No known nose art or nickname. This Corsair operated from Angaur Airfield. Force landed bending the proeller and written off and abandoned.

Wartime History
This Corsair was abandoned in the bone yard area at Angaur Airfield. The propeller is bent backwards indicating this aircraft force landed.

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November 25, 2019

 

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