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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
Inscription.  
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.
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
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 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,
A-6 Intruder image. Click for full size.
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3. A-6 Intruder
See nearby marker for more about A-6 Intruder
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
U.S.S. 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.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceMilitaryWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 32° 47.404′ N, 79° 54.503′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant,, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Memorial is on Patriots Point Road. Located aboard the USS Yorktown. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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
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(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-2 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).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 3,792 times since then and 18 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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