VF 27

VF 27

AIRCRAFT
1942 - '45
F6F
Hellcat

Established as VGF-27 on 22 April 1942
Designated VF-27 from 1 March 1943 to 26 November 1945, whereupon the unit was disestablished.

Assigned to carrier USS Princeton (CVL-23) from May to October 1944. During that short time the unit clocked up 134 kills and produced 10 Aces - the highest scoring of which was James Shirely with 12 confirmed kills. Commanding Officer was Fred Barshar who had 7.5 kills.


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