EagleCals #151 Part 2
Early Birdcage Corsairs were determined to be unsuitable for carrier operations in the Pacific. However, the Marines gladly pressed this high performance fighter into service as part of their island hopping campaign.
My Bonnie BuNo Unknown White 7 VMF-124 May 1943
Spirit of ’76 BuNo 02714 White 76 VMF-215 August 1943
Pilot: Maj Robert G Owens Jr. Co of the unit
BuNo Unknown 17-F-13 VF-17 August 1943
Pilot: Lt(jg) James Halford