“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Mount Pleasant, in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder

Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2009
1. Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder Marker
In Loving Memory of
The Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder Airmen
Who made the supreme sacrifice while flying combat missions during the Vietnam War, The War on terrorism, and the Persian Gulf War
Vietnam War
U.S.S. Midway CV-41
Lt. Robert A, Clark, VA-113 • Lt. Michael T. McCormick, VA-115
U.S.S. Independence CV-62
Lt. Robert F. Barber, VA 75 • CDR. Leonard F. Vost, Jr., VA-75
U.S.S. Constellation CV-64
LtJG. John R. Babcock, VA-196 • LCDR. Michael L. Bouchard, VA-196 •
LCDR. Jimmy L. Buckley, VA 196 • CDR. Frederick L, Holmes, VA-165 •
LCDR. Charles E. Marik, VA-65 • LT. Gary J. Meyer, VA-196 •
CDR. Richard D. Morro, VA-196 • LCDR. Dain V. Scott, VA-196 •
CDR. Domenick A. Spinelli, VA-196 • LCDR. Forrest G. Trembley, VA-196 •
LCDR. Larry J. Van Renselaar, VA-196 • CDR. James J. Wright, VA-196

U.S.S. Coral Sea CV-43
LCDR. James D. Hunt, VA-52 • Capt. Scott D. Ketchie, USMC VMA-224 •
Maj. Joseph W. McDonald, USMC VMA-224 • Capt. Quinlan R. Orell, VA-52 •
Maj. David B. Williams, USMC VMA-224 • Maj. Roger E. Wilson, USMC VMA-224

U.S.S. Saratoga CV-60
LCDR. Robert S. Grustein, VA-75 • CDR. Barton S. Wade, VA-75 •
U.S.S. Kitty
Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 12, 2009
2. Carrier-Based A-6 Intruder
The A-6 Intruder is an American twin jet-engine, mid-wing attack aircraft built by Grumman Aerospace. In service between 1963 and 1997
Hawk CV-63
CDR. Ellis E. Austin, VA-85 • Capt. Billie J. Cartwright, VA-85 • Capt. John C. Ellison, VA-85 •
CDR. Edward F. Gold, VA-85 • Capt. Jack E. Keller, VA-85 • LCDR. Roderick B. Lester, VA-52 •
LCDR. Gilbert L. Mitchell, VA-75 • LCDR. Harry S. Mossman, VA-52 • LtJG. Joseph V. Murray, VA-85 •
CDR. Richard C. Nelson, VA-75 • LtJG. William B. Nickerson, VA-85 • CDR. John D. Peace III, VA-75 •
LCDR. James E. Plowman, VA-85 • LtJG. Thomas A. Schroeffel, VA-85 •
LCDR. Robert F. Weimorts, VA-85 • CDR. William P. Yarbrough, Jr., VA-85

U.S.S. Enterprise CVN-65
LCDR. Nicholas M. Carpenter, VA-35 • CDR. Henry A. Coons, VA-35 • Lt. Richard C. Lannon, VA-35 •
LCDR. James K, Patterson, VA-35 • Capt. Thomas E. Scheurich, VA-35 • LCDR. Thomas Stegman, VA-35

U.S.S. Ranger CV-61
LCDR. Nicholas C. Brooks, VA-196 • CDR. Richard F. Collins, VA-196 •
LCDR. Richard C. Deuter, VA-196 • LCDR. Michael E. Dunn, VA-165 •
Capt. Norman E. Eidsmoe, VA-196 • Lt. Bruce C. Fryar, VA-196 • CDR. Michael E. Quinn, VA- 196

U.S.S. America CV-66
LCDR. Alan F. Ashall, VA-85 • LCDR. Kenneth R. Buell, VA-35 •
Capt. Verne G. Donnelly, VA-35 • LCDR. Robert R. Duncan, VA-85

War on Terrorism
Raid on Lebanon 12/4/83
A-6 Intruder image. Click for full size.
3. A-6 Intruder
See nearby marker for more about A-6 Intruder
Kennedy CV-67
Lt. Mark A. Lange, VA-85

Persian Gulf War
U.S.S. Ranger CV-61
LT. William G. Costen, VA-155 • Lt. Charles J. Turner, VA-155
U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71
Lt. Patrick K. Connor, VA-36 • LCDR. Barry T. Cooke, VA-36

Gratefully Donated By the A-6 Intruder Airmen Who Came Home

Erected by Gratefully Donated By the A-6 Intruder Airmen Who Came Home.
Location. 32° 47.404′ N, 79° 54.503′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant,, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Patriots Point Road. Touch for map. Located aboard the USS Yorktown. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A-6E Intruder (here, next to this marker); F-8K Crusader (a few steps from this marker); S-3B Viking (a few steps from this marker); The A-7E Corsair II (within shouting distance of this marker); SH-3G Sea King (within shouting distance of this marker); S-2E Tracker (within shouting distance of this marker); E-1B Tracer (within shouting distance of this marker); Clamagore (SS-343) (within shouting distance of this marker).
Categories. Air & SpaceMilitaryWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, Vietnam
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 3,715 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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