Bombing Squadron 9

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History 

1. March 1942 VB-9 Established at NAS Norfolk VA
15. October 1945 VB-9 Disestablished at NAS
 
Planes:
 

 

 

1942 - 1943
SB2U-
3
 
 

 

 

1943 - 1944
SB
D-4, -5
   
 

 

 

1944 - 1945
SB2C-4
   
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VB-9 Deployments 
31. August 1943 - December 1943 CV-9 USS Essex CVG-9 SBD-5 -
16. January 1944 - 22. February 1944 CV-9 USS Essex CVG-9 SBD-5 -
10. February 1945 - 5. March 1945 CV-16 USS Lexington CVG-9 SB2C-4 -
6. March 1945 - 13. June 1945 CV-10 USS Yorktown CVG-9 SB2C-4 -
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VB-9 Commanding Officers 
LCDR Lamar P. Carver 1. March 1942 10. June 1942
LT Walter L. Blatchford (acting) 10. June 1942 18. July 1942
LCDR MacPherson B. Williams 18. July 1942 ?
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History 

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last update 22. February 2013

written 1. February 2010

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