Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   
Warplane Survivors USA: Mississippi

Mississippi Warplanes

 (Bill Larkins Photo)

Lockheed F-80 Shooting Star (Serial No. 0-485-411), Mississippi Air National Guard, ca 1950s.

 (USGOV-PD Photo)

Lockheed C-121 Constellation, Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar, Douglas C-47 Skytrain and Douglas RB-26 Invader, 172nd Air Transport Squadron, Mississippi Air National Guard, on the ramp at Hawkins Field, Mississippi, 1961.

 (USGOV-PD Photo)

McDonnell RF-4C Phantom II (Serial No. 66-0428), KE, 153rd Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, Mississippi Air National Guard, 1981.

 (USGOV-PD Photo)

Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker (Serial No. 59-1446), 153rd Air Refueling Squadron, Mississippi Air National Guard, Key Field Air National Guard Base, Mississippi.

 (Senior Master Sgt. Richard Davis, USAF Photo)

Beechcraft MC-12W (Serial No. 08-0376), Key Field, Mississippi Air National Guard Base, Meridian, Mississippi 28 April 2009.  (Liberty Project)

 (Jerry Gunner Photo)

Boeing C-17A Globemaster III (Serial No. 02-1112), 172 AW 183 AS, Mississippi ANG, 2010.

 (USGOV-PD Photo)

Beech Raytheon T-1A Jayhawk (Serial No. 94-0138), 48th Flying Training Squadron, Columbus AFB, Mississippi, 2013.

 (Staff Sgt. Matthew Hannen, USAF Photo)

Northrop T-38C Talon (Serial No. 68-8119), 50th Flying Training Squadron, near Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, 2006.

 (USGOV-PD Photo)

Northrop T-38 Talon (Serial No. 65-0374), 49th Fighter Training Squadron, Columbus AFB, Mississippi, 2009.

Mississippi Warplane Survivors, current to 13 Sep 2017.

Bay St. Louis, John C. Stennis Space Center, Hancock County Welcome Center, 39529.

Gates Lear Jet 23, Reg. No. N566NA.

Jupiter C-2 Rocket.

LTV A-7B Corsair II (BuNo. 154474), 101.

Lunar Lander.

Mercury Redstone Rocket.

Saturn V Moon Rocket.

Biloxi, Keesler AFB, 39534-5000.

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 58-0567), C/N 580-1536.

Lockheed F-104C Starfighter (Serial No. 56-0938).

McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo (Serial No. 56-0068), AH, C/N 290, painted as (Serial No. 56-3380).

North American YF-100A Super Sabre (Serial No. 52-5755).

North American T-28A Trojan (Serial No. 51-3734), C/N 174-272, painted as (Serial No. 51-3747), mounted on a concrete pylon.

Republic F-105D Thunderchief (Serial No. 60-0535), EA, CN D223, mounted on a concrete pylon.

Biloxi, Sea Air & Space Museum Inc, 2650 Beach Boulevard, 39531.  Closed.

Columbus AFB

 (kb7ywl Photo)

Cessna T-37B Tweet (Serial No. 58-1914), CB, C/N 40339, mounted on a large concrete pylon outside the base.

Cessna T-37B Tweet (Serial No. 54-2729).

Northrop T-38A Talon (Serial No. 65-10405), CB, C/N N5824, 9209, mounted on a concrete pylon.


Cessna T-34B Tweet (Serial No. 59-0274), downtown.


Vought F4U-5N Corsair (BuNo. 122179), Fighters and Legends LCC.

Jackson AFB, Mississippi Air National Guard, 172nd AG, Hawkins Field, 39208-0810.

 (CoinsAndPins Photo)

Douglas A-26B Invader (Serial No. 44-34559).

McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo (Serial No.).

Republic RF-84F Thunderflash (Serial No.).

Jackson, Jim Buck Ross Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry / National Agricultural Aviation Museum, 1150 Lakeland Drive, 39216-4701.

Boeing-Stearman PT-13D Kaydet, Reg. No. N3998B.

Grumman G-164 AgCat, Reg. No. N74054.

Piper J-3C-65 Cub, Reg. No. N78423.

Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee, Reg. No. N6755Z.

Hattiesburg, Camp Shelby, Mississippi Armed Forces Museum.

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 68-16608).

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 69-15937).

Bell AH-1S Cobra Helicopter (Serial No. 67-15607).

Douglas C-47B Skytrain, C/N 20037, fuselage.

Grumman RV-1D Mohawk (Serial No. 64-14252).

Hughes OH-6A Cayuse Helicopter (Serial No. 66-7804).

Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe Helicopter (Serial No. 66-18412).

Hattiesburg Airport, George R. Hall Air Park.

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 55-2595), mounted on a concrete pylon.

McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo (Serial No. 56-0217), mounted on a concrete pylon.

Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (Serial No. 53-7636), mounted on a concrete pylon.

Madison, Commemorative Air Force, Mississippi Wing Museum, Bruce Campbell Field Airport, 39130-3042.

Beechcraft C-45 Expeditor (Serial No.).

Cessna O-2A Skymaster (Serial No.).

Cessna O-2A Skymaster (Serial No.).

North American AT-6 Texan (Serial No.), “Catch 22”.

North American AT-6 Texan (Serial No.), “Slobovia Outernational”.

North American AT-6 Texan (Serial No.).  Checkerboard nose.

North American AT-6 Texan (Serial No.).  NAVY 47.

North American AT-6 Texan (Serial No.).  22, CASU 23.

Stinson 10A Voyager/L-9 (Serial No. 7993), Reg. No. NC34693, Civil Air Patrol.

Taylorcraft L-2 (Serial No. 326752).

Vought F4U Corsair (BuNo.).

Wittman Tailwind, Reg. No. N52WB.

Meridan Naval Air Station

 (kb7ywl Photo)

Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk (BuNo. 158526).

North American T-2A Buckeye (BuNo. 147516), A-101, C/N 253-107, mounted on a pylon.

Ocean Springs, Vietnam War Memorial.

 (Benchmark Blasterz Photo)

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 66-16909), C/N 9103, mounted on a concrete stand.

Petal, M.W. Hamilton Machine Museum, 39465.  Closed.

Boeing Stearman PT-17 Cornell (Serial No.).

Douglas C-47A Skytrain (Serial No. 42-92864), C/N 12712, Reg. No. N37906.  Moved to Alabama in Feb 2011.

Douglas DC-3A/C-53D (Serial No. 42-68804), C/N 11731, Reg. No. N134D.  Moved to Alabama in Feb 2011.

Douglas C-53D, C/N 11672, Reg. No. N4003.

Grumman TF9J Cougar (BuNo.).

Piasecki HUP-1 Retriever (BuNo.).

Vultee BT-13 Valiant (Serial No.).

Robinsonville, Hollywood Casino Tunica, 1150 Casino Strip Boulevard, 38664.

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, “Memphis Belle”, replica.

McDonnell Douglas AV-8 Harrier, replica.


English Electric Lightning, RAF (Serial No. XS422), being restored to airworthy status.


 (Armchair Aviator's Photo)

 (Andre Wadman Photo)

North American P-51D-30NA Mustang (Serial No. 44-74977), FT-∏ (P) c/n 122-41517, “Charlotte’s Chariot II”, Reg. No. N251CS.  Dan Fordice.