1966 WestPac Cruise

Terry Dennison
Curtesy of Dick Ferg
Rich Minnich
Curtesy of Dick Ferg
Dick Bellinger
After MIG-21 kill 9 Oct 1966
Ready for Launch
Curtesy of Dick Ferg
Taxi Forward
Curtesy of Dick Ferg

During a transit between Cubi Point and Hong Kong in 1966, USS Oriskany and HMS Victorious aircraft operated off each other's deck. Jack Kilpatrick and Dick Ferg landed and launched Crusaders on Victorious.

Jack Kilpatrick on HMS Victorious
Curtesy of Tom Weinel
SH 201 on HMS Victorious
Curtesy of Tom Weinel

Does anyone have any pictures or stories from the Hunters' 1966 cruise that they would like to share?

If so, contact Jack Jeffords at jjeffords@vf-162.org