USS Yorktown

 

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USS Yorktown
CVS-10
Ejections & Losses

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Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial based crashed crew photo seat
15th April 1965
USN
EA‑1E 139603) VAW‑11
CVSG‑55
USS Yorktown
CVS-10
Operational loss recovered    
recovered    
recovered    
15th January 1966
USN
SH‑3A 150619 HS‑4
CVSG‑55
USS Yorktown
CVS-10
Operational loss five crew members recovered    
5th February 1966
USN
SH‑3A 149926) HS‑4
CVSG‑55
USS Yorktown
CVS-10
Operational loss fifteen crew members and passengers recovered    
17th March 1968
USN
Grumman S‑2E Tracker

 

149274 Air Antisubmarine Squadron 23
[VS‑23]

CVSG‑55
USS Yorktown
CVS-10
On a night
surveillance mission over the North Vietnam coast in the area of Vinh.
Weather was bad with zero visibility. Approximately one hour after launch,
the aircraft reported radar problems.
Cdr. Donald R. Hubbs killed   pilot
Lt. (jg) Lee David Benson killed   co-pilot
AX2
Randall J. Nightingale
killed
  Antisubmarine Warfare Technician 2nd Class
ADR
Thomas D. Barber
killed
  crewman
 
USN