The Tuy Hoa Sandhopper and More

I’ve been digging out old slides for my Oshkosh presentation, so I wanted to post a few. I promised a picture of the Tuy Hoa Sandhopper, so here are two pictures, along with the other members of its squadron.

Sandhopper

The Tuy Hoa Sandhopper
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Tuy Hoa Models

The Tuy Hua Model Squadron — Sandhopper in the Middle
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This next picture is one I found of the 452 Fighter Day Squadron at Foster AFB in the mid-1950s. The emblem for the squadron is still the same and is now used by the 452 Test Squadron at Edwards AFB.

452 FDS

The 452 Fighter Day Squadron
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This last picture must have been taken at an amusement park in Louisiana or Ohio. This is one of my younger sisters — I love the machine gun! I don’t imagine too many of those rides exist any more.

Picture

Amusement Park Ride, 1960s Style
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