(1945) Naval Aviation (VBF) Bombing Fighting Squadron Patches
Apr 26, 2013Public
Photo: Unident VBF WW II insignia
Ron Burkey
Flying Tiger Antiques
Photo: VBF-1 insignia approved 25 September 1945. Squadron estabished on 2 January 1945 at NAS FAllon and disestablished 25 October 1945.Insignia collector
Photo: VBF-1 insignia approved 25 September 1945. Squadron estabished on 2 January 1945 at NAS FAllon and disestablished 25 October 1945.Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-2 established at NAAS Pasco on 2 January 1945 and disestablished on 9 October 1945. Insignia is  Capt Jim Daniels. USS Sahngri-LA (CV-38) 1945. Insignian designed by Ens Newton Kline.Tailhook Association
Photo: VBF-2 insignias. Established at NAS PAsco on 2 January 1945 and disestablished on 9 November 1945.Insignia designed by Ens Newton Kline. Robert H. Anderson (left) and CAPT Jim Daniels (right)
Photo: VBF-2 established at NAAS Pasco on 2 January 1945 and disestablished on 9 October 1945. Insignia is  Robert H. Anderson. USS Sahngri-LA (CV-38) 1945. Insignia designed by Ens Newton Kline.Doug Siegfried
Photo: VBF-3 insignia. Insingia approved 1945 and discontinued in 1946. Squadron established on 2 January 1945 in Central Pacific, redesignated VF-4A on 15 November 1946, VF-32 on 7 August 1948, VFA-32Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-3 WW II insignia. Established aboard USS Yorktown (CV-10) on 2 January 1945, reformed on 5 July 1945 and redesignated as VF-4A on 15 November 1946. Insignia carried over to VF-4A.Jon Bozich
Photo: VBF 3 decal established on USS Yorktown (CV-10) on 1 January 1945, reformed 7 May 1945, redesignated VF-4A on 15 November 1946, redesignated VF-32 on 7 August 1948. insignia discontinued sometime when sqd became VF-4A.CDR Frank Lawlor TAilhook Association
Photo: VBF-4/VF-2A.VF-12/VA-12 original art. Insignia on approved on 19 December 1945. Squadron established as VBF-4  on 12 May 1945, VF-2A on 15 November 1946, VF-12 on 2 August 1948, VA-12 on August 1955 and disestablished on 1 October 1986 . New insignia approved on 29 September 1949.Naval Aviation History of NAval History and Heritage Command
Photo: VA-12.  Established as VBF-4 at NAS Alameda on 12 May 1945, VF-2A on 15 November 1946, second VF-12 on 2 August 1948, VA-12 on 1 August 1955.Insignia dectectiveUsed from 1945-early 1948.
Photo: VBF-4 insignia. Approved 19 December 1945 and discontinued on 29 September 1949. Established on 12 MAy 1945 at NAS Alameda, redesignated VF-2A on 15 November 1946, VF-12 on 2 August 1948, VA-12 on 1 August 1955 and disestablsihed on 1 October 1986 Naval Aviation History
Photo: Proposed VBF-4 insignia from Walt Disney collection.  Squadron established at NAS Alameda on12 MAy 1945, VF-2A on 15 November 1946 and VF-12 on 2 August 1946.Walt Disney collection
Photo: VBF-5 insignia approved 22 August 1945. Squadron established on 8 May 1945 at Klameth FAlls, redesignated VF-6A on 15 Novmeber 1946, VF-52 on 16 August 1948 and disestablished on 23 Febraury 1959. Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-5 original drawing submitted 7 August 1945. Insignia approved 22 August 1945 and discontinued on 8 January 1947.. Squadron established on 8 May 1945 at Klameth FAlls, redesignated VF-6A on 15 Novmeber 1946, VF-52 on 16 August 1948 and disestablished on 23 Febraury 1959. Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-5 original drawing submitted 7 August 1945. Insignia approved 22 August 1945 and discontinued on 8 January 1947.. Squadron established on 8 May 1945 at Klameth FAlls, redesignated VF-6A on 15 Novmeber 1946, VF-52 on 16 August 1948 and disestablished on 23 Febraury 1959. Naval Aviation HistoryAl Fushi
Photo: VF-6A original artwork approved 8  Jan 1947, Established as VBF-5 at Klamath Falls on 8 May 1945, redesignated VF-6A on 15 November 1946, VF-52 on 16 August 1948 and disestablished on 23 February 1959. Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-6 "Whistling Death" insignia approved 21 February 1945. Squadron established on 2 January 1945 at NAS Hilo and disestablished on 29 October 1945.Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF- 7  WW II insignia Established  27 January 1945 and disestablished on 8 June 1946. Insignia approved 25 June 1945.
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Photo: VBF-7 squadron insignia approved 25 June 1945. Established on 27 January 1945 and DIsestablished on 8 June 1946.Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-8. Squadron established 2 January 1945 and disestablished 23 Novemer 1945. Insignia aproved 15 MAy 1945.
Doug Siegfried
Photo: VBF-8 insignia approved 15 May 1945. Squadron established on 2 January 1945 and disestablished on 23 November 1945.Naval Aviation History
Photo: VBF-9 insignia approved 10 March 1945. Established on 6 January 1945 and disestablished on 5 October 1945. Moon - Lemon yellow, outlined in very pale blue, head of rooster - tangerine, outlined in black, cone - brillandt oragne, outlined in black, bill ture yellow outlined in black, eyes white, puupil black, highlighted with light blue, tongue red, inside of mouth nut  brown, tail tangerine, hands tangerine, coat ark blue, cuffs yellow, lapels highlighted in light blue, collar, tangerine, shirt nute brown, belt, black, buckle yellow, pants, dark blue, part covering shoes highlighted with light blue, shoes tru yellow, hat pale lugage, brine of hat slight tint of luggage, gun barrel gray highlighted in white, gun handle nut brown, gun holster, slight tint of luggae, cavity of holster black, fire from gun graduated from yellow to orange then yellow, clouds white, shadowed with pale blue, bom container, black, fuze tangerine, fire from fuze yellow dot in middle, orange star encircled with yellow.Naval Aviation History