Marine Bombing Squadron Six-Thirteen
October 1, 1943 - November 21, 1945
VMB-613 Insignia

APRIL 1945

April 19, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  Southern friendly atolls were covered by one plane.  One search flight to Kusaie.  One local photo flight.

April 20, 1945 -- One plane flew assigned shipping lane patrol.  One flight in aid of ground radar training.

April 21, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  Three planes made search flights over northeast and northwest friendly atolls.

April 22, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One search flight over Kusaie was conducted.

April 23, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One search flight over Kusaie.  One weather reconnaissance flight.

April 24, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One search flight over southern friendly atolls.  One flight in support of ground radar training.

April 25, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  Three planes in search flights over friendly atolls, coverage not complete.  One plane flew a search flight to Kusaie.

April 26, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One plane completed coverage of northwest friendly atolls.  One plane flew a photo flight to Mejit Island.

April 27, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One plane conducted a special administrative flight to Engebi, Eniwetok Atoll.

April 28, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One plane conducted  a search flight to Kusaie.  One anti-sub flight negative.

April 29, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.

April 30, 1945 -- Two planes flew assigned shipping lane patrols.  One anti-sub flight.  Four planes flew hunter-killer flights.

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Engine Maintenance

Shipping Lane Patrol

Navigational Escort

     

Patrol Over Port Lottin

Lele Harbor on Kusiae

Surveillance Flight Over Liliep

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