TA-4J Skyhawk walk around gallery added

54 new photos of the USS Hornet Museum’s TA-4J Skyhawk has been added to the photo gallery. This Skyhawk, BuNo 158137, is still in its original camouflage and markings when it was last serving in the Fleet Adversary role as part of VC-8 Redtails.

You can find the gallery by following the link below


or by following the Photo Gallery section and then selecting “USS Hornet Museum Aircraft Walk Arounds”.

These photos have again been provided by your webmaster.

More photos from Air Group 2’s deployment on CV-12

Here is the second part of our new photo collection with 39 photos from Air Group 2’s deployment on CV-12 from June to September 1944.

You can find this new gallery by following this link:


or by following the Photo Gallery link on the main page, USS Hornet CV-12, and then “Air Group 2 June-September 1944”.

These photos and accompanying captions were again kindly provided by William L. Ballenger from his personal collection.