IN MEMORY

 

These Naval Aviators gave their lives in the service of their country while flying the Grumman A-6 Intruder in U.S. Pacific Fleet Squadrons.
( * Denotes Killed in Action )

 
*LCDR J. Buckley - Pilot - VA-196
* LT J. Trembley - Pilot - VA-196
* LTJG D. Scott - B/N - VA-196
* LCDR R. Morrow - Pilot - VA-196
* LT J. Wright - B/N - VA-196
* LCDR J. Ramsden - B/N - VA-165
* LCDR B. Eidsmoe - Pilot - VA-165
* LT M. Dunn - B/N - VA-165
LTJG P. Buckle - B/N - VA-128
* LT D. Spinelli - B/N - VA-196
* CDR Q. Orell - Pilot - VA-52
* LT J. Hunt - B/N - VA-52
* LTJG J. Babcock - Pilot - VA-196
* LT G. Meyer - B/N - VA-196
* LT M. Bouchard - Pilot - VA-196
LT D. Driver - Pilot - VA-52
LTJG S. Spurlock - Pilot - VA-52
CDR R. Walls - Pilot - VA-145
LT B. Conchrun - B/N - VA-145
* LCDR R. Collins - Pilot - VA-196
* LT R. Deuter - B/N - VA-196
* LT M. Quinn - B/N - VA-196
* LT B. Fryar - Pilot - VA-196
* LT N. Brooks - B/N - VA-196
LT W. Van Stone - B/N - VA-145
LCDR W. Clark - Pilot - VA-128
LT R. Littke - B/N - VA-128
* CDR. K. Curry - Pilot - VA-145
* LCDR F. Holmes - Pilot - VA-165
* LT R. Donnelly - B/N - VA-115
LT L. Wisler - Pilot - VA-95
LTJG D. Pate - B/N - VA-95
* LT R. Lester - Pilot - VA-52
* LT H. Mossman - B/N - VA-52
* LTJG M. Bixel - B/N - VA-115
LT C. Hiel - Pilot - VA-196
LT S. Thomas - B/N - VA-196
LT R. Dinger - Pilot - VA-128
* LT M. McCormick - Pilot - VA-115
* LTJG R. Clark - B/N - VA-115
LCDR B. Keen - Pilot - VA-52
LT A. Koehler - Pilot - VA-128
LTJG W. Vasina - B/N - VA-52
LCDR P. Duhamel - B/N - VA-128
LT D. Lumsden - Pilot - VA-95
LCDR S. Hurvitz - B/N - VA-95
CDR D. Weeks - Pilot - VA-115
LT M. Orrison - Pilot - VA-95
LTJG M. Donovon - B/N - VA-95
LTJG C. Tutt - Pilot - VA-52
ENS M. Linn - B/N - VA-52
* LTJG L. VanRenselaar - Pilot - VA-196
LT R. Wiggington - Pilot - VA-95
LTJG C. Currier - B/N - VA-95
LTJG G. Shaw - Pilot - VA-165
LTJG K. Bates - B/N - VA-165
CDR W. Williams - Pilot - VA-52
LCDR B. Miller - B/N - VA-52
LCDR F. Edwards - Pilot - VA-165
LTJG M. Carpenter - B/N - VA-165
LT R. MacFarland - Pilot - VA-115
LTJG D. Sperling - B/N - VA-115
CDR D. Vaughn - Pilot - VA-128
ENS R. Abe - B/N - VA-128
LT D. Seipel - Pilot - VA-145
LT S. Healy - B/N - VA-145
CDR L. Sledge - Pilot - VA-52
LT J. Barker - Pilot - VA-145
LT B. Hawley - B/N - VA-145
LTJG J. Calhoun - Pilot - VA-128
CDR R. Hobbie - B/N - VA-128
LT J. Cook - B/N - VA-115
LCDR S. Garcia - Pilot - VA-128
CAPT R. Andrews - B/N - VA-128
LCDR J. Mines - Pilot - VA-196
LCDR C. Braun - B/N - VA-196
CAPT S. Hazelrigg - Pilot - NATC
* LT W. Costen - Pilot - VA-155
* LT C. Turner - B/N - VA-155
LCDR D. Dewispelaere - Pilot - VA-155
LTJG G. Hackwith - B/N - VA-155
LCDR R. McNally - Pilot - VA-304
LCDR B. McMahon - B/N - VA-304
LT E. Hamm - Pilot - VA-115
LT J. Dunne - B/N - VA-115
 
CDR Michael Smith - Pilot - VA-52 & Space Shuttle Challenger
 

 
These Naval Aviators gave their lives in the service of their country while flying the Grumman A-6 Intruder in U.S. Atlantic Fleet Squadrons.
( * Denotes Killed in Action ) (+* Denotes fate unknown)
 
LCDR W. McCord - Pilot - NATC
LT A. Malinkoff - B/N - VA-85
*CDR M. Vogt - Pilot - VA-75
*LT R. Barber - B/N - VA-75
*CDR B. Cartwright - Pilot - VA-85
*LT E. Gold - B/N - VA-85
LT K. Culver - Pilot - VA-85
*LTJG J. Murray - Pilot - VA-85
*LTJG Schroeffell - B/N - VA-85
*CDR R. Keller - Pilot - VA-85
*LCDR E. Austin - B/N - VA-85
*LTJG C. Marik - B/N - VA-65
CDR H. Hicks - Pilot - VA-75
LT H. Quint - B/N - VA-75
+*LCDR J. Fellow - Pilot - VA-65
LCDR D. Owings - Pilot - VA-42
LT D. Bibler - B/N - VA-42
ADJ3 A. Adams - as B/N - NATC
+*CDR Brady - Pilot - VA-85
+*LCDR B. Yarborough - B/N - VA-85
+*LCDR B. Ellison - Pilot - VA-85
+*LTJG J. Plowman - B/N - VA-85
+*LT K. Patterson - B/N - VA-35
+*LCDR J. Peace - Pilot - VA-75
+*LT S. Perishio - B/N - VA-75
+*LCDR H. Coons - Pilot - VA-35
+*LT T. Stegman - B/N - VA-35
+*LCDR T. Scheurich - Pilot - VA-35
+*LTJG R. Lannom - B/N - VA-35
+*LT R. Nelson - Pilot - VA-75
+*LT G. Mitchel - B/N - VA-75
*CDR G. Kollman - Pilot - VA-35
*LT J. Griffith - B/N - VA-35
LTJG J. Irwin - Pilot - VA-85
LTJG J. Abbott - B/N - VA-85
*LT N. Carpenter - Pilot - VA-35
+*LTJG R. Duncan - Pilot - VA-85
+*LTJG A. Ashall - B/N - VA-85
LTJG T. Luskin - Pilot - VA-35
LTJG J. Coldstock - Pilot - VA-35
LTJG E. Young - B/N - VA-35
LCDR E. Ehlers - Pilot - VA-35
LCDR J. Platt - B/N - VA-35
*LTJG W. Kosky - Pilot - VA-35
*LTJG D. Trowbridge - B/N - VA-35
LTJG Williams - Pilot - VA-176
LTJG D. Douglas - Pilot - VA-34
LTJG W. Heckman - B/N - VA-34
LT D. Anderson - Pilot - VA-85
LTJG E. Thompson - B/N - VA-85
+*LCDR D. Lindland - Pilot - VA-75
*CDR V. Donnelly - Pilot - VA-35
*LCDR Buell - B/N - VA-35
*CDR C. Earnest - Pilot - VA-75
+*LCDR R. Graustein - Pilot - VA-75
+*LCDR B. Wade - B/N - VA-75
LTJG R. Russell - B/N - VA-75
LTJG A. Bennett - Pilot - VA-34
LTJG B. Cardiff - B/N - VA-85
LT G. Bacon - Pilot - VA-35
LT C. Renshaw - B/N - VA-35
LT J. Walker - Pilot - VA-42
LTJG P. Brunn - B/N - VA-42
LCDR W. Stevens - B/N - VA-42
LT P. Smythe - Pilot - VA-34
LT. R. Leonard - B/N - VA-34
LCDR R. Harmon - Pilot - VA-42
ENS V. Henley - B/N - VA-42
LT R. Cassano - Pilot - VA-85
LTJG G. Ruflin - B/N - VA-85
LCDR R. Tryon - Pilot - VRF-31
AMS1 J. Lubresky - as B/N - VRF-31
LT M. Tolf - Pilot - VA-176
LTJG E. Grabus - B/N - VA-176
CDR P. Soucek - Pilot - VA-34
LCDR V. Snyman - B/N - VA-34
LT Gontkovich - Pilot - VA-35
LTJG W. Bilotti - B/N - VA-35
LT C. Morrow - Pilot - VA-75
CDR A. Lynch - B/N - VA-75
LTJG P. Inglis - Pilot - VA-65
LCDR J. Austin - B/N - VA-65
LT D. McCuclough - Pilot - VA-34
ENS N. Harman - B/N - VA-34
*LT M. Lange - Pilot - VA-85
LTJG J. Logan - Pilot - VA-75
LT R. Dempsey - B/N - VA-75
LCDR D. Holmquist - Pilot - VA-35
LT G. Ziegler - B/N - VA-35
LT C. Miller - Pilot - VA-176
LCDR L. LaLonoe - B/N - VA-176
LCDR E. Tasch - Pilot - VA-176
LCDR M. Doughty - B/N - VA-176
LTJG K. METZGER - PILOT - VA-42
LCDR S. Ivey - B/N - VA-42
LT J. Hoban - Pilot - VA-65
LT M. Wilson - B/N - VA-65
LT B. Pommer - Pilot - VA-85
LT J. Hicks - B/N - VA-85
*LCDR B. Cooke - Pilot - VA-36
*LT P. Connor - B/N - VA-36
LT R. Zouhar - Pilot - VA-42
LT R. Serex - B/N - VA-42
LT S. Cullen - Pilot - VA-176
LCDR M. Atkins - Pilot - VA-34
CDR J. Dolenti - B/N - VA-34
LT P. Ambrogi - Pilot - VA-75
LT J. Rough - B/N - VA-75
 

 
These Marine Aviators gave their lives in the service of their country while flying the Grumman A-6 Intruder.
( * Denotes Killed in Action ) (+* Denotes fate unknown)
 
+*Maj James McGarvey - Pilot - VMA-242
+*Capt James Carlton - B/N - VMA-242
+*Maj Vladimir Bacik - Pilot - VMA-533
+*Capt Paschal Boggs - B/N - VMA-533
+*Capt Hugh Fanning - Pilot - VMA-242
+*Capt Stephen Kott - B/N - VMA-242
+*LtCol Lewis Abrams - Pilot - VMA-242
+*1stLt R. Holdman - B/N - VMA-242
+*Maj H. Wallace - Pilot - VMA-533
+*Capt P. Murray - B/N - VMA-533
+*1stLt T. Clem - Pilot - VMA-533
+*1stLt D. Avery - B/N - VMA-533
+*1stLt Fickler - Pilot - VMA-242
+*1stLt Mulhearn - B/N - VMA-242
*1stLt S. Armistead - Pilot - VMA-533
+*Maj C. Finney - B/N - VMA-533
1stLt Casey - Pilot - VMA-202
+*Maj J. Lono - Pilot - VMA-242
+*1stLt P. Curren - B/N - VMA-242
1stLt E. Hoye - Pilot - VMA-332
1stLt R. Pescatore - B/N - VMA-332
1stLt R. Cothren - Pilot - VMA-533
1stLt R. Jensen - B/N - VMA-533
+*1stLt S. Ketchi - B/N - VMA-224
+*Capt J. McDonald - Pilot - VMA-224
+*Capt D. Williams - B/N - VMA-224
Capt R. Schindelheim - Pilot - VMA-533
+*Capt K. Robertson - Pilot - VMA-533
*Capt R. Wilson - Pilot - VMA-224
Maj T. Nalle – Pilot – VMA-224
1stLt G. Westendorf - B/N – VMA-224
 
Capt L. Kenny - Pilot - VMA-242
Capt H. Thornley - B/N - VMA-242
+*1stLt J. Peacock - Pilot - VMA-533
+*1stLt W. Price - B/N - VMA-533
1stLt M. Rohrer - Pilot - VMA-332
Capt R. Baurle - B/N - VMA-332
+*Capt J. Chipman - Pilot - VMA-533
+*1stLt R. Forrester - B/N - VMA-533
Capt J. Burton - Pilot - VMA-202
Capt L. Coffman - Pilot - VMA-332
1stLt C. Leavitt - B/N - VMA-332
1stLt Driskill - Pilot - VMA-332
1stLt Spielman - B/N - VMA-332
Capt A. Bogart - Pilot - VMA-224
1stLt Barthel - Pilot - VMA 332
LtCol J. Cavin - Pilot - VA-128
1stLt M. Novotny - B/N - VMA 332
1stLt Taylor - Pilot - VMA-202
Capt Doran - B/N - VMA-202
Col L. Baldwin - B/N - VMA-533
1stLt H. Dreier - Pilot - VMA-121
Capt A. Hertberg - B/N - VMA-121
1stLt S. Atwell - Pilot - VMA-533
Capt J. Gray - B/N - VMA-533
1stLt D. Riegel - Pilot - VMA-121
Capt B. Smith - B/N - VMA-121
Capt T. Morrison - B/N - VMA-533
Capt M. Gonzalez - Pilot - VMA-533
1stLt R. Cox - B/N - VMA-533
*2ndLt R. J. Kuhlman - B/N - VMA-242
*Capt D.L. Leet - Pilot - VMCJ-1
*Capt J. M. Christensen - B/N - VCMJ-1
 

 
These Marine Aviators and Crewmen gave their lives in the service of their country while flying the Gulfstream TC-4C Academe'.
( * Denotes Killed in Action ) (+* Denotes fate unknown)
 
Capt J. Fink - VMA-202
Capt W. Patton - VMA-202
Capt E. Allan - VMA-202
Lieutenant T. Becker - VMA-202
Lieutenant R. Vincent - VMA-202
Lieutenant L. Turner - VMA-202
SSGT R. Cooper - VMA-202
SSGT J. Young - VMA-202
Capt W. Leppig - VMA-202
 
 
Lord, guard and guide the men who fly
Through the great spaces in the sky.
Be with them always in the air,
In darkening storms or sunlight fair;
Oh, hear us when we lift our prayer,
For those in peril in the air!


Alternate verse of The Navy Hymn, Eternal Father
verse by Mary C. D. Hamilton (1915)