Strike Fighting Squadron 41

"Black Aces"

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History 

1. June 1945 VF-75A Established at NAAS Chincoteaque VA
1. August 1945 VF-75A was redesignated VF-75
15. November 1946 VF-75 was redesignated VF-3B
1. September 1948 VF-3B was redesignated VF-41
8. June 1950 VF-41 Diestablished at NAS Jacksonville FL
1. September 1950 VF-41 Restablished at NAS Oceana VA
2001 VF-41 was redesignated VFA-41
 
Planes:
1945 - 1948
F4U-4
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1948 - 1950
F4U-5
 
1950 - 1953
F4U-4
 
1953 - 1958
F2H-3
1958 - 1962
F3H-2N
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1962 - 1970
F-4B
1970 - 1974
F-4J
1974 - 1975
F-4B
 
1975 - 1976
F-4N
 
1976 - 2001
F-14A
 
2001 - today
F/A-18F
 
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VF-75, VF-41, VFA-41 Deployments 
VF-75
8. Januar 1946 - 19. March 1946 CVB-42 USS Franklin D. Roosevelt CVBG-75 F4U-4 F 100
8. August 1946 - 4. Oktober 1946 CVB-42 USS Franklin D. Roosevelt CVBG-75 F4U-4 F 100
VF-41
13. September 1948 - 23. January 1949 CVB-42 USS Franklin D. Roosevelt CVG-4 F4U-5 F 100
6. January 1950 - 23. May 1950 CVB-41 USS Midway CVG-4 F4U-5 F 100
9. Janaury 1952 - 5. May 1952 CVB-41 USS Midway CVG-6 F4U-4 C 400
26. August 1952 - 8. October 1952 CVB-41 USS Midway CVG-6 F4U-4 C 300
1. December 1952 - 19. May 1953 CVB-41 USS Midway CVG-6 F4U-4 C 300
18. November 1953 - December 1953 CVA-12 USS Hornet ATG-181 F2H-3 B 300
6. January 1954 - 1. March 1954 CVA-12 USS Hornet ATG-181 F2H-3 B 300
30. November 1954 - 18. June 1955 CVA-15 USS Randolph ATG-181 F2H-3 B 300
24. January 1956 - 31. March 1956 CVA-59 USS Forrestal ATG-181 F2H-3 I 100
15. October 1956 - 22. May 1957 CVA-20 USS Bennington ATG-181 F2H-3 I 100
9. June 1958- 8. August 1958 CVA-11 USS Intrepid ATG-181 F3H-2M AM 100
22. April 1959 - 30. June 1959 CVA-62 USS Independence  CVG-7 F3H-2M AM 100
4. August 1960 - 3. March 1961 CVA-62 USS Independence  CVG-7 F3H-2M AG 100
4. August 1961 - 19. December 1961 CVA-62 USS Independence CVG-7 F3H-2M AG 100
6. August 1963 - 4. March 1964 CVA-62 USS Independence CVG-7 F-4B AG 100
8. September 1964 - 5. November 1964 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4B AG 100
10. May 1965 - 13. December 1965 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4B AG 100
13. June 1966 - 1. Februar 1967 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4B AG 100
30. April 1968 - 27. January 1969 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 100
2. January 1970 - 27. July 1970 CVA-42 USS F. D. Roosevelt CVW-6 F-4J AE 100
29. January 1971 - 23. July 1971 CVA-42 USS F. D. Roosevelt CVW-6 F-4J AE 100
15. February 1972 - 8 December 1972 CVA-42 USS F. D. Roosevelt CVW-6 F-4J AE 100
14. September 1973 - 17. March 1974 CVA-42 USS F. D. Roosevelt CVW-6 F-4B AE 100
3. January 1975 - 16. July 1975 CVA-42 USS F. D. Roosevelt CVW-6 F-4N AE 100
1. December 1977 - 20. July 1978 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
10. September 1979 - 26. May 1980 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
29. August 1980 - 17. October 1980 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
3. August 1981 - 12. Februar 1982 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
10. November 1982 - 20. May 1983 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
28. March 1985 - 4. October 1985 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
15. August 1986 - 16. October 1986 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
30. December 1986 - 26. July 1987 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
25. August 1988 - 11. October 1988 CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
30. December 1988 - 30. June 1989 CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
19. January 1990 - 23. February 1990 CVN-72 USS Abraham Lincoln CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
28. December 1990 - 28. June 1991 CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
22. March 1995 - 22. September 1995 CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
17. May 1996 - 16. July 1996 CV-67 USS John F. Kennedy CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
29. April 1997 - 28. October 1997 CV-67 USS John F. Kennedy CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
26. March 1999 - 22. September 1999 CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
25. April 2001 - 10. November 2001 CVN-65 USS Enterprise CVW-8 F-14A AJ 100
VFA-41
27. May 2004 - 23. July 2004   CVN-76 USS Roland Reagan CVW-11 F/A-18F NH 100
7. May 2005 - 8. November 2005  CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-11 F/A-18F NH 100
2. April 2007 - 30. September 2007  CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-11 F/A-18F NH 100
27. January 2008 - 3. Juni 2008  CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-11 F/A-18F NH 100
31. July 2009 - 26. March 2010 CVN-68 USS Nimitz CVW-11 F/A-18F NH 100
         
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VF-75, VF-41, VFA-41 Commanding Officers 
? 1. Jun. 1945 ?
CDR Art Cebrowsky ? 30. Jan 1981
CDR Henry M. Kleeman 30. Jan 1981 ?
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Pictures
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Pictures from E. E. Taylor (VB-75) via Paul Taylor .
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History 

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last update 22. February 2013

written 24. April 2005

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