Navy PBY Catalina Squadron of WWII

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Brian KingLocation:
Robert O'Conner picture - refueling PBY-5 unknownDate:Sunday, 6/27/2004 6:14 AM PDT
Message:I believe that the "unknown" sailor on the wing of the PBY is my grandfather. His name was Walter Williams and was a mechanic on PBY's and was stationed at Kaneohe. Not only the profile but what also drew my attention was the arm under the sleeve. I see the shadow of a tattoo that looks like my grandfathers. He had a tattoo of a naked hula dancer whose long hair encircled her and covered her unmentionables. If Robert O'Conner can be contacted, I would like to see if he remembers my grandfather. My email address is
Thank you!
Brian King
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