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Patrol Squadron 27

 
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History 

15. September 1941 VP-83 established at NAS Norfolk VA
15. May 1943 VP-83 redesignated VB-107
1. October 1944 VB-107 redesignated VPB-107
15. May 1946 VPB-107 redesignated VP-107
15. November 1946 VP-107 redesignated VP-HL-7
1. September 1948 VP-HL-7 redesignated VP-27
11. January 1950 VP-27 Disestablished at NAS Whidbey Island WA
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Tailcodes 

1946 - 1950 DC
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Planes:
1941 - 1942
OS2U-1
 
1942 - 1943
PBY-5A
 
1943 - 1945
PB4Y-1
 
1945 - 1950
PB4Y-2
 
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VP-83, VB-107, VPB-107, VP-107, VP-HL-7, VP-27 Deployments 
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VP-83, VB-107, VPB-107, VP-107, VP-HL-7, VP-27 Home Port Assignments
NAS Norfolk VA 15 Sep 1941 30 Mar 1942
Natal, Brazil 30 Mar 1942 1 May 1943
NAS Norfolk VA 1 May 1943 Jun 1943
Natal, Brazil Jun 1943 21 Jan 1945
NAF Upottery, England 21 Jan 1945 14 Jun 1945
NAS Norfolk VA 14 Jun 1945 21 Jul 1945
NAS Alameda CA 21 Jul 1945 29 Jul 1945
NAAS Crows Landing CA 29 Jul 1945  1946
NAS Whidbey Island WA  1946 11 Jan 1950
 
VP-83, VB-107, VPB-107, VP-107, VP-HL-7, VP-27 Commanding Officers 
LCDR R. Sperry Clarke  15 Sep 1941  Sep 1942
LCDR Almon E. Loomis  Sep 1942  Jan 1943
LCDR Bertram J. Prueher  Jan 1943  28 Aug 1943
LCDR Renfro Turner, Jr.  28 Aug 1943 20 Feb 1944
LCDR Paul K. Blesh 20 Feb 1944 25 Jan 1945
LCDR William F. Brewer 25 Jan 1945  Nov 1945
LCDR Fred H. Rand  Nov 1945 8 Jun 1946
CDR H. T. Haselton 8 Jun 1946  3 Oct 1947
LCDR Edward T. Hogan  3 Oct 1947 1 Jul 1949
CDR E. W. Bridewell 1 Jul 1949 11 Jan 1950
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History 

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last update 22. February 2013

written 1. February 2010

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