ww2dbaseDavid Stubblebine lives in California and is a retired public safety officer (police and fire). Before entering this field, his undergraduate major at the University of California at Santa Cruz meandered from mathematics to religious studies to criminal justice.
ww2dbaseDavid’s interest in World War II began as a study into his father's Navy career as a carrier pilot in the Pacific during 1944 & 1945. Applying his investigative skills and desire to learn just one more detail, he is expanding the study to include the broader context of the Pacific conflict and the Global Conflict.
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Timeline ContributionsDavid Stubblebine has also contributed 711 entries in the WW2 Timeline. A small sample of his timeline contributions is shown below.» 30 Mar 1944: USS Yorktown (Essex-class) launched air strikes on enemy installations located in the Palau Islands, Caroline Islands. Read More
» 30 Jul 1944: Barbers Point Naval Air Station: Part of CASU-49 departed.
» 4 Sep 1943: Barbers Point Naval Air Station: Part of Air Group 16 departed. More of Fighting Squadron 5 (VF-5; Model F6F-3) arrived on board. More of Bombing Squadron 5 (VB-5; Model SBD-5) arrived on board. More of Torpedo Squadron 5 (VT-5; TBF-1) arrived on board.
» 10 Feb 1945: Barbers Point Naval Air Station: Catapult and Arresting Gear facilities turned over to station as usably complete.
» 26 Jul 1944: Barbers Point Naval Air Station: Twenty-two officers of D-1, IRON-74, arrived on board.
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