Fighter Squadron 82

 "Iron Men"

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History 

? VF-742 Established at NAS Jacksonville FL
2. February 1951 Recalled to active duty
4. February 1953 VF-742 was redesignated VF-82
15. April 1959 VF-82 Disestablished at NAS
 
Planes:
1951 - 1953
F4U-4
   
1953 - 1955
F
2H-2N / -2B
 
1955 - 1957
F
3H-2
1957 - 1959
F
3H-2
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VF-742, VF-82 Deployments 
VF-742
16. January 1951 - 20. July 1951 CV-36 USS Antietam CVG-8 F4U-4 E 200
28. November 1951 - 11. June 1952 CV-40 USS Tarawa CVG-8 F4U-4 E 200
VF-82
28. September 1954 - 22. April 1955 CVA-39 USS Lake Champlain CVG-8 F2H-2N E 200
12. March 1956 - 5. September 1956  CVA-11 USS Intrepid CVG-8 F2H-4 E 100
4. October 1957 - 6. December 1957 CVA-61 USS Ranger CVG-8 F3H-2N AJ 100
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VF-742, VF-82 Commanding Officers 
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last update 22. February 2013

written 24. April 2005

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