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Title: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: cco23i on June 21, 2008, 01:01:17 AM
Hey all,
     Well we returned from our event in Stockton California and BOY DID WE HAVE A BLAST!!  After traveling 11 hours we continued to get everything ready for the show so by the time we were done we had been awake for 41 hours!  Man I thought I was on a deployment again.  Below are some of the photos so ENJOY!

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/p51insp.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/MurphandI.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Merelaxing.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Dafireguard.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/daeggs.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/checkinbombs.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Billrecheckin.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Billworkin-1.jpg)

(http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/BillandB-17.jpg)
Title: Re: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: gregu206 on July 05, 2008, 01:12:34 PM
I am just started to get interested in reenactments and in particular WWII Army Air Corp.  I live in Utah and was wondering if you know of anybody in this region.  Where is your group from?  I do own a 1943 Stinson L-5 and now a 1944 Jeep.

Thanks,
Greg
Title: Re: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: cco23i on August 14, 2008, 04:31:20 PM
Greg,
     Sorry for the delay but work has been a bear!  Not right off the top of my head do I know of anyone doing AAF up your way.  In Colorado there are a few as well as in the north west.  I will do some looking and get back to you.

Scott
Title: Re: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: cco23i on June 14, 2009, 10:39:37 PM
Here are some more from this lat mission we had.  Bigger and better than the last!!


http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/turrettrainertruck.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/takinpictures.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Sparky.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Scottnda50.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Kaisphoto.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Justinshootin.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Julienus.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Instructorsatdarangesensored.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/indabarracks.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Goofyinstructors.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Billsoffice1.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b12/cco23i/Billsoffice2.jpg

Yes, we actually had "recruits" that were brought in to "train" as air crew and then fly a bombing mission.  Loads of fun!!!


Scott
Title: Re: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: cco23i on June 15, 2009, 10:42:42 AM
Here is also a link to the mission.

Scott

http://www.twinbeech.com/bombercrewfantasycamp.htm

 

 
Title: Re: Ground crew reenacting
Post by: cco23i on December 09, 2010, 10:04:40 AM
O.K all,
     Well as I expected we are "branching out".  We will be portraying USAAF, ESN and USMC ground crews.  So far we have the B-24 to play with NOW also a PV-2D AND soon to do Luftwaffe if you want.  I can help set up any of the above uniforms.

Scott