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

JUNE 1945

A daily summary of squadron activities for the month is provided below.  Additional details for significant events may be found by clicking on the links, which will open in a new window.

June 1, 1945 -- Two planes flew from Kwajalein to Majuro.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  Two planes patrol assigned shipping lanes.  Two planes conducted a night harassment mission of Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 39).

June 2, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew a search of friendly atolls in the southern sector.  One plane flew a search of friendly atolls in the northeast sector.  One plane performed a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  Two planes conducted a night harassment mission of Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 40).

June 3, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  Two planes conducted a night harassment mission of Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 41).

June 4, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  Two planes flew from Kwajalein to Majuro.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  Two planes flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 42).

June 5, 1945 -- One plane performed a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  Two planes flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 43).

June 6, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew from Kwajalein to Majuro.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.

June 7, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane performed a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  One plane conducted a flight to investigate flares near Mejit Island.  Two planes flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 44.

June 8, 1945 -- One plane flew a northeast sector friendly atoll search.  Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew to Majuro.  One plane flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 45).

June 9, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew a northwest sector friendly atoll search.  One plane conducted a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  One plane flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 46).

June 10, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew from Kwajalein to Majuro.

June 11, 1945 -- One plane conducted a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  Two planes flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 47) and (Aircraft Action Report 48).

June 12, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane conducted a snooper flight over Kusaie, negative.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  One plane flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 49).

June 13, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew a search flight of friendly atolls in the southern sector.  One plane flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.

June 14, 1945 -- Two planes flew from Kwajalein to Majuro.  Two planes flew from Majuro to Kwajalein.  Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 50).

June 15, 1945 -- Two planes patrolled assigned shipping lanes.  One plane flew a strike against Mille Atoll (Aircraft Action Report 51).

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